Travel Blogs from Lahti
Finally sitting in the train to Russia. I just enjoyed the perfect morning coffee like every morning, only that this time I was drinking it from the bottle and watching the Finnish country side passing by. I have four seats for myself which is quite nice and even wireless internet connection. I bet this is the only time I am gonna have such a luxurious train ride. :) All ...
... and back track a little. Rina got us in there but she wasn't able to get us out so lucky one of us had reversing skills.
It was quite late in the afternoon but with accommodation booked and not needing to leave till about 8pm we did one of the shorter hikes which was just beautiful. Due to a lack of knowledge we missed a very special concert by an army band at 8pm in a section the forest that we had bypassed. This was disappointing and we found that at ...
24 hours ago we were on a coach. There were 30-odd of us and we were all excited and nervous in anticipation of the first England game of the Euros. We all had flags and voices. Margaret Brown had her Chinese hooter. But there was no drum. Pete had been entrusted with the China drum, but had left it at home because he couldn't fit it in his case.
Yesterday morning Lisa and I took our time getting ready for the day. Kick off was at 5.30 (Finn time) and ...
This morning we met in the market square of Lahti before setting off to the Paijat-Hame Social Psychiatry Foundation. Eija-Inkeri Kivisto from the Foundation spent the day with us, and we learnt about the Foundation and the services offered from her and other members of the team. Rosie was excited to meet the Psychiatrist and Psychologist, and Catherine and Julie were able to meet one of the physiotherapists. We also ...
... mummo, having a lovely last lunch with Virpi in an old bank building-tea room! Monday night, Timo and Eeva show me their old motorbikes! They are amazing, completely original. I can even try out the small Honda Monky! Unfortunately can only spend little time with them as after it is time for my last Sauna! It's one of the coziest sauna buildings I have seen in Suomi! Timo and Annmarie even thought of the makkara! After a great after-sauna meal and lots of talks it is time ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility