Travel Blogs from Helsinki, Finland

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De terug reis begint..., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

De terug reis begint...

A travel blog entry by amberenrutger

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Vanmorgen hebben we alle spullen weer ingepakt en in de auto geladen. Vandaag is de laatste dag Helsinki en vanmiddag stappen we alweer op de boot naar Stockholm. Vanaf Stockholm willen we in 1 keer door rijden naar huis, het wordt dus een lange dag. We ...

Helsinki, Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki, Finland

A travel blog entry by kellyfayeurope

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September 7 Sunday Royal Princess (Helsinki) A restless night, probably over tired, though we left the ship at 9.15 for the hop on bus €20 to see the city sights in a limited time period here. As with Oslo, it was a Sunday, hence the closure of ...

Hello, Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hello, Helsinki

A travel blog entry by rhiannonpurple

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... always remind me of our honeymoon in Cuba.  On the subject of design, that's another massive reason for a revisit to Helsinki. Design is a major feature of the city and there's a huge Design District with hundreds of shops and galleries featuring ...

Helsinki and Chris the super hero, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki and Chris the super hero

A travel blog entry by neall_e

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... was one of my favourite places in Helsinki. The city is surrouned by an archepelago and there are numerous islands around Helsinki that are worth exploring. Suomenlinna one of the largest and a Unesco World Heritage site (since 1991), it is also an old ...

Homecoming Party, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Homecoming Party

A travel blog entry by ilari

... ;                    Helsinki. Finland Yövyttiin reissun viimeinen yö täällä stadissa (Saavuttiin eilen Göteborgista) ja tänään sitten ...

The last supper, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

The last supper

A travel blog entry by samlisa

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It's our last night in Helsinki. The bags are more or less packed and we're just about ready for the journey back home tomorrow. Today we've spent the day relaxing and mooching around the city centre doing a bit of shopping and looking a lot like ...

On the Baltic Princess, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

On the Baltic Princess

A travel blog entry by redtilly

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... coast to set down and pick up passengers and cars.  Eleven and a half hours went really quickly and we enjoyed our trip, or one day cruise as Neville called it. We stayed the night at a rest area about halfway between Turku and Helsinki.  ...

Finland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Finland

A travel blog entry by beagui

Suomi ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki

A travel blog entry by weasel

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Helsinki is a vibrant capital and it was refreshing after being based in the small town Oulu the past 3 months. Our arrival in Helsinki marked the start of our weeks travel around the south of the country and a short hop to Estonia. We spent two days in ...

Drug Dogs, Killer Mosquitos and Crooked Cops..., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Drug Dogs, Killer Mosquitos and Crooked Cops...

A travel blog entry by heylo79

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... who's planning to go to Russia should be. Just odd that the only serious border check I've gone through was from Sweden to Finland... Getting in and out of Russia was actually a joke. No one even looked at all the paperwork that you're supposed to be all ...

A young capital city, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

A young capital city

A travel blog entry by silo

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... historic buildings as we are used from other cities. But there have been some good spots that we saw such as the Dome of Helsinki, a microbrewery and the funny turtels at the harbour We finished the day in a steak house and walked back to the hotel for ...

Helsinki Cruise, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki Cruise

A travel blog entry by joergenmaria

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hejhopp finnország...., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

hejhopp finnország....

A travel blog entry by misku

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szoval igy viszagondolva csak az orán volt este...amugy elégé nem volt este. ott olan éjfélkörül még világos volt. meg közbe valahol állitottunk is orát. de jokérdés hol...én amugyse tudtam sose idöt...elképeztö igy telefon nélküöl ...

Day 26 - Valkeakoski to Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Day 26 - Valkeakoski to Helsinki

A travel blog entry by magicbus1

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... relied on these signs even in countries like Sweden where nominally she doesn't speak the language. Then onto the motorway to Helsinki. In torrential rain. Not a pleasant drive even if is was only 120km or so. As we neared Helsinki the traffic actually ...

Welcome Europe!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Welcome Europe!

A travel blog entry by silverlining

Helsinki ...

Stinky Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Stinky Helsinki

A travel blog entry by brookeandnick

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... ! The lady said she'd fill up a plate with as much as we liked for 5 euros. Not too shabby.  We couchsurfed again in Helsinki, this time with an Italian guy named Marzio who is studying to become a chef. He works two jobs while attending school so he ...

Coming Home, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Coming Home

A travel blog entry by canandlids

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... , lugged our stuff to the Sokos Hotel and crashed for a while.  We walked for a while and got some dinner.  Helsinki is a very vibrant town.  There were thousands of people attending some sort of fair with many many vendors around the train ...

It ain't over 'till it's over.., Helsinki, Finland travel blog

It ain't over 'till it's over..

A travel blog entry by ilari

... nbsp;                   Helsinki. Finland "Hyvät naiset ja herrat. Aloitamme laskeutumisen Helsinkiin noin kymmenen minuutin kuluttua. Pyydämme teitä ...

Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki

A travel blog entry by marksadventures

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... we reached the ferry for the return trip on time, so we got soaked! We got to the ferry in time, caught the ferry back to Helsinki then set about finding somewhere to grab dinner before we got the bus back to our camp site. Seo and I found a place called ...

Exploring Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Exploring Helsinki

A travel blog entry by megbrodribb

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... the boat or the scenery, and missed out on breakfast, but I think sleep was more important at that stage. We arrived at Helsinki around 10ish Friday morning, disembarked, and took the tram to our hotel. We were too early to check in, a real ...

Let the study tour begin, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Let the study tour begin

A travel blog entry by shawnandchris

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... to hit the work and we did a mini seminar in the morning followed by some site visits. Chris on the other hand got himself an Helsinki card and was training and tramming all around the city looking for bargains and yes he did find some. Helsinki is a very ...

Huh, lähtökaaos, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Huh, lähtökaaos

A travel blog entry by klasku

Kaaos. Siivous. Pakkaus. Jännitys. Ilman Ellua ei taaskaan selvittäisi. Siis siivouksessa. Tämä on testi toimiiko tämä. Jos luet, toimii! Tulee ikävä ja toivomme hyviä tuulia meidän kaikkien matkalle kunnes taas kohtaamme. No, tänne tulee ...

Almost at the Finnish line, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Almost at the Finnish line

A travel blog entry by bigusredus

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... of our escapade!!! It is strange being back in Europe again a lot of things are recognisiable, including the prices ;-( First impressions of Helsinki as we flew into Finn air, are that it is really clean, even the forests have been spruced up. Arrived at ...

Helsinki Airport, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki Airport

A travel blog entry by vblowry2000

Just a quickie to say we've arrived safe and well in Helsinki airport. Flight was fine although they served us a veggie curry for breakfast!!  Needless to say, it was taken away as it was served - warm and fragrant! Not much to do as the ...

Helsinki Arrival & Sightseeing, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Helsinki Arrival & Sightseeing

A travel blog entry by tunia

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... to the stop, we saw the Tram coming, so everyone started running :-x Tram ride was real fun, Helsinki is filled with Tram Lines. Saw the Finland Architecture and the important buildings. 12pm. Returned to Olympia Terminali. Not sure of next venture, we ...

Hyvä karuselleja, kiitos!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Hyvä karuselleja, kiitos!

A travel blog entry by nayda_dew

... ; так и не обнаружила... ********** We went to Helsinki on the ferry, Sergey bought tickets as far back as in Moscow. Almost all the time we spent on the open ...

A Quiet End to a Loud Sixteen Months, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

A Quiet End to a Loud Sixteen Months

A travel blog entry by martyt

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... . That was to show its face later in the day when the dregs of a Friday night had been seen to by street cleaners. Helsinki is the quietest capital I have been to. Good public transport meant little traffic in the centre. The people were quiet, public ...

Ohh Finlandia!, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Ohh Finlandia!

A travel blog entry by bharden

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Instead of just transfering at Finland. I decided to spend a couple of days in Helsinki just to say ive been there and also to visit a couple of Finish guys I met in bosnia/crotia/motenegro.   I didnt realise when I arrived in Helsinki that I ...

Airports, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Airports

A travel blog entry by chaletaria

Our trip home ...

Destination Lapland, Helsinki, Finland travel blog

Destination Lapland

A travel blog entry by bigbenn

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... bus pulled up right outside the Ferry station, exactly where we wanted to be. So we hopped off and went inside to book a ferry to Helsinki. The next ferry was at 14:00, and we were brought back to the reality of expensive countries when the price of the ...

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