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Travel Blogs from Helsinki
... of islands, islets and skerries all the way to the open ocean, most with some form of habitation. Sunday 10th August We woke up in another country..this time Finland. The Viking Line..Gabriella berthed ontime at 9.50 and we're off..no passport check and into a taxi for the 30 euro (yes this is EU country) ride to our hotel. Cannot check in until 3 so cloaked our bags and caught the hop on hop off bus to orientate ourselves around this beautiful city. Did a lap in an hour ...
... d be able to leave the ship after all. Whew!!
Dinner this evening was our first formal night…my chance to wear my rented tux. I began to get nervous as I realized I actually had no idea of how to properly set myself up in a tux. I managed to muddle through by using the shirt, pants, jacket and tie…much like a regular suit and that seemed to be OK. I was perplexed to note that there was a card with several black plastic objects included in my tux ...
Not enough time in Finland! We only had time to see Helsinki, which for a berry picking, mushroom gathering, forest walking culture is not the right place or speed. But I tried to see what I could and luckily our guide is Finnish so she is teaching us a lot about her sauna loving people. There was an exhibition at the museum of one of Finland's beloved artists, Tove Jansson. She created the Moomins and I also happen to be reading her book ...
... out! I did a little browsing for a jacket ( I will definitely be needing one! I went into the Stockmann building. It looks like Finland's version of Myer or David Jones. Then I sat in a bar restaurant next to the bus and train station and had a cider while waiting for John to arrive from the airport. We then headed back to the apartment and had a quiet but not so early night. As it's so light outside all night you don't realise the ...
Other places to stay in Helsinki
Taka-Töölö, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- If modern is your wish
- Excelente ubicación, personal agradable
- Excellent location, friendly service
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- A bit over price
- Fantastic Hotel in a Fantastic City
- Fantastic hotel!...
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- No towels in a EUR 169,-- room
- Very Nice Hotel for the money
- OK Hotel
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- A truly wonderful hotel.
- OK for one night!
- Highly recommended
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- Perfect location, adequate hotel
- Loved the Marski
- Very average
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $159
Pasila, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $141
- One of the Best
- Fantastic time!
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Love this hotel
- Slightly above avarage 3 stars
- Great Location, Great Service
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $116
- Friendly Staffs
- Excellant hotel
- Excellent service perfectly located
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- Good value for money hotel
- Terrible breakfast
Kampinmalmi, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $106
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $132
Ullanlinna, Helsinki | 5 star hotelfrom $184
- Loved the Kamp!
- Great Experience, except for service in the bar
- Scandinavia's Best!
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $134
- Fantastisches Holiday Inn
- Modern and central
- Fantastic Holiday Inn
Keskinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Keskinen, Helsinki | 5 star hotelfrom $119
- Good location, dated rooms
- The other Helsinki Hilton
- Passabile, ma non fantastico
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Great rooms for great price in great location~
- We had a great stay at the Helka
- Very nice
Kampinmalmi, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $159
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $159
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $137
- Not so good as they say!
- PERFECT IN EVERY WAY! LOTS OF ATTENTION TO DETAIL AND EXCELLENT FRIENDLY STAFF!
- Loved GLO!
Vironniemi, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- Buena relación calidad-precio en el Hotel Arthur de Helsinki
- Nice city-hotel
- Ich warte auf wiedersehen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Vatican City, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- Great hotel with good prices
- Very nice design hotel
- Hätte nicht besser sein können
Vironniemi, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Preis-Leistung und Lage großartig
- Great value and location
- A very nice hotel
Veromaentie 1, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $105
Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $105