Cumulus Oulu Hotel
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... as directly as possible southwards but following the boat channels. This meant that immediately after passing Kiviniemi to port (on the left) (the harbour we’d stayed in on the 4th July), we had to negotiate our way through a shallow area, again showing only 60cm under the keel at times. We got through safely and from thenceforth, it was plain sailing at it were. Speaking of sailing, ...
... be lake-like and here there are several more islands, so quite an attractive setting, especially when contrasted with the entrance.
Now a quick aside. Regular readers will recall that as members of the Cruising Association, we have access to a very useful resource, namely Honorary Local Representatives. Those with long memories may recall that one of the HLRs for Finland is a gentleman called Eric Von Troil and we had the pleasure of his and his wife Helena’s ...
So the last couple of weeks have been both boring and exciting. Since I last posted my classes at the University of Oulu have commenced. I am taking Survival Finnish (Finnish language course), Defining Education, Technical crafts (woodwork and metal work) and environmental aesthetics (arts education). The classes are very interesting besides the fact some of them start at 8am...lucky I live right across the road from the university so ...
... we have met some great people while we've been here! We have a group that we spend most days with; Lucia and Paula from Spain, Marusa and Manca the twins from Slovenia, Daniel and Julian from Germany, and Kyle and Michelle, a married couple from the USA. Outside of that we have a bigger group with people from Italy, France, Germany, and a whole lot of other places too!
It is hilarious, as a native English speaker, talking to people who ...
Good evening my travelpod followers! Again I feel that I am seriously overdue for writing a new blog entry (I'm not very good at this am I?) So here we go!
I played a huge part in organising the Irish Festival of Oulu (not really, I was just a volunteer.. but it was amazing fun!) So let me tell you a bit about that... The Irish Festival of Oulu is something that happens every year around the beginning of October. People come from all ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility