Travel Blogs from Helsinki
... seem to have. Undercoats are much heavier, more like our desexed dogs, which I suppose is obvious in this climate. And I have changed my view of the face markings as well. I have learnt that if you have a really nice dog, they do not need the mask to stand out. I saw several solid black dogs that I really loved, and until this show, I would not have said that! The other thing I took from this show was how relaxed the ...
... quick game of put-put golf. The Fins course was really challenging, but without the characters, moving windmills, or other theme-park-like accoutrements that American put-put courses add to entice customers. Fun.
Excerpt from Catherine's Journal:
Out of all the tours and the excursions, I think walking around Helsinki, Finland would be number one. In this entry, you will read how we saw the cold ...
... look at the Russian Orthodox church - an imposing red brick building with copper green roof and gold tips on the 'onion' turrets. As it was Monday when most things are closed, the church wasn't open but it overlooks the impressive white Lutheran church.
The ferry was still chocker even at 4 o'clock but it was still 29 degrees and plenty of the day left. The island is a sea fortress built in 1748 when Sweden occupied the ...
... Finnair staff suddenly realised they weren't going to get us all processed in time and finally called in the troops, opening extra desks. But with printers breaking down and a huge party of Korean tourists meaning the flight was full, it was not looking good and you could feel the tension as we crawled to the front of the queue. One French guy having checked in and seeing the stress said 'bon courage!' (good luck) as he walked past! It was ...
A good several hours of discovering town, we experienced a parade with thousands of spectators attending numerous brass bands. Again, as in Stockholm there were many well maintained buildings both Government and privately owned and so much older than any buildings back home.
The Coastline appears to have many small islands as we discovered on leaving for our next exciting destination.
In 1550, ...
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