Travel Blogs from Helsinki
... 2 years ago because the education is free. Now I have an explanation! I just had to know.
A couple of other things I noticed about Helsinki. There are too many trees, big ones, which of course cover the architecture and I just hate that, and there are many parks and forests. It's all green. The architecture is different from ...
Christina, our guide, and Markos, our driver, took us on a fairly good tour around Helsinki this morning with a few photo stops - which are the most important, and most accessible places. All very good. I think we were both quite satisfied by all of it. Helsinki is a lovely city. Quite clean and orderly. It did rain for about half an hour, but not heavy. We were told that were many wifi hotspots around town so we sat ourselves in a ...
... 25 so it was not that attractive to us.. Anyway a lovely dinner was had as the sunset over the sea behind us. We made our way down the channel through the archipelago and it was a full three and a half hours before we hit open sea. Stockholm is that far from the sea and the archipelago we travelled through was so scenic with little houses perched on rocky outcrops and a boatshed at the waterline. What a nice place to spend a lazy week or four. There were thousands, not hundreds, ...
... Jean Sibelius'
(1865-1957) monument by Eila Hiltunen. It was unveiled in September 1967.
The Sibelius Monument, resembling organ pipes, is made of welded steel with the bust of the composer on one side. The monument is one of Helsinki's most popular statues and one of the most well-known tourist attractions. The monument is 28 feet high, 34 ˝ feet wide, ...
Hey guys! I just got back to Helsinki from Kuopio (don't ask me how the spell), a city in the woods. We took a taxi out into the woods and stayed in a campground. We got to swim in the cold lake, then heat up in the saunas, then swim more! We also got to play mini golf, lie around in the grass and swim more with the sauna, but this time a traditional historical Finnish sauna. Then we left the next day. That was Kuopio! ...
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