Travel Blogs from Helsinki
Helsinki is a beautiful city, setting of the water. I arrived here from Tallinn Estonia on the cruise line: Baltic Princess and would highly recommend this mode of travel from Tallinn. There are quite a few boats, express ferries, so forth, but this trip took about 4 hours, and you can go outside on the deck and sit/stand and watch the world go by …
I can't tell the 5 months most awesome of my life in a blog, but I can try to give an idea.
Even if I was alone in a unknow, freezing and so different place from my hometown (Rome), I suddenly felt well, free, relax and happy. I loved so much my apartment in Domus Academica. There was everything I need and more. I can't forgot the clubroom (the …
... are starting to be put up around Helsinki now, and the city lights up beautifully as the sun goes down right around 3:00 in the afternoon. We had to take our turn walking through the souvenir shops so the girls could pick up some momentous from their trip. We then headed back to the Silja Serenade ship to go back to Stockholm. It was again an overnight cruise, so after settling into our cabin on the 11th floor overlooking the promenade deck in the middle of the boat ...
... established. Helsinki does not really have much to see or do! One thing that we did find on the bus that we had not found ourselves was the Sibelius Monument. Sibelius was a famous composer who wrote the much played (apparently) Finlandia (you would know it if you heard it??!!) However seemingly Sibelius is also quite an artist as the Sibelius Monument was actually quite special, huge tubes of metal of various heights shooting out of a patch of bedrock in ...
... riding their bicycles around the harbor. It is about 12:30 a.m. And still people are out and about. Guess you have to be when most of your year is dark and cold. It is darker at 12:30 than I thought it would be. Guess we are closer now to fall than to summer so the White Nights might be almost over. Text to my husband that we have arrived safely and then we are asleep with the horrid alarm set for 6 ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsDommus Academia Helsinki
I past in Domus Academica the best 5 months of my life... The clubroom make my erasmus and I loved my flat.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Dommus Academia Helsinki
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