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- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- High-speed internet in room
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
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Helsinki. The only reason we are here is because flights to Tallinn were too long (19 hours!!) and/or too expensive. I think it's fair to say that our, well my, expectations weren't especially high. However, I was pleasantly surprised and, not for the first time, had to eat my words. We landed and took the cheap and convenient public bus to …
... and stores where I can buy my water bottles.
I stepped out for a walk and supper only after 7pm at which time the sun made an appearance. It's going to be a rainy week, in fact, the regions I'm visiting are being hit by a system causing bad weather.
So far I haven't seen anything special. The city is small, clean and looks empty, feels safe and comfortable. There are many tourists and most locals speak ...
... is it's most successful. Pretty amazing eh? Apparently there is a failed state index that looks at a variety of indicators such as poverty, refugees, wage equality, public services etc and ranks the countries accordingly. 2. It arguably has the world's most successful education system. If I were still interested in such things I'd like to do a bit of a study tour. Oh well, a bit late ...
... There is at least one for all the different arts and interests and we will visit just a few before being "museumed out". Also everywhere you look, the horizon is broken by church spires ...every direction, and we have seen inside a few of them too. So today we stared off later and took the metro to Globen station where close by is the Ericsson hemispherical building. It is actually a huge arena for concerts or skating or any other performance you want to name but it's ...
... on the nearest tram and took the route Anniina had mapped out to get back to the center of town.
We met up with Anniina again at Kaisla, a pub with an extensive variety of beers from all over Europe and the US. We had initially bonded with Anniina over our mutual love of beer, and her recommendation did not disappoint. We talked beer with Anniina and her boyfriend as long as we could before taking a brisk walk back along the waterfront to the cruise ship.