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... early and just paced around. I started to get nervous bc there was no bus 10 minutes before we were supposed to leave. So I do what I always do. Find people with luggage and ask them "do you speak English?" When they say "no," like most times, I just show them my ticket and talk at them. They were nice people and said Lux Express, the name of the bus company, and pointed to where we were standing. Then I used 1 of the very few Russian words I ...
... of it up in the spring for use again next year.
Now stocked with essentials, including some beer for morale purposes, I hiked to the central train station and kept going to see more of Helsinki's core. Many international chains are here - McDonald's, H+M, Starbucks- but most shops I am unfamiliar with. On the other side of the railway station is a skating rink that had a few skaters testing their balance on what must have been soft ice.
... are not immediately obvious and it took us about half a day to discover that the escalators not only take you down to the Metro but to kilometres of shops.
Interesting things I now know about Finland:
- With a population of five million the country has twenty two government run universities all free.
ˇ The only place I know where you can buy a half a glass of wine. Partly because wine is a luxury….. . $20 AUD for ...
... Senate Square on your Helsinki sightseeing tour!
A famously laid-back Scandinavian city, Helsinki is relaxed yet vibrant with a host of exciting attractions that beg to be discovered. Architecture harks back to days of Russian and Swedish rule, and the city’s maritime heritage gives its history an interesting edge. So hop aboard your comfortable, open-top, double-decker bus and discover sightseeing opportunities galore.
Admire top city attractions ...
This town is totally my kind of town. Small and walkable, cafés and restaurants everywhere, small quaint museums to visit, too bad I don't speak Finnish! Today I visited four museums. The Theatre Museum which houses costumes, puppets and posters from Finnish productions. You can even try on costumes formally used in plays and perform on a small stage! Also visited the Finnish Photography Museum which displayed an exhibit called "Monokini", showing women in special ...
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