Travel Blogs from Porvoo
... where Marjorie had run and won the very special gold medal for Australia. Peter and I were happy to be part of Aunt Sal’s dream so to remember the occasion Peter and I had our photo taken in the stands of the stadium.
We returned to the hotel where Pop was waiting to join us for some more sightseeing before going out to a restaurant for dinner we then fell happily into bed after a very exciting day.
... I can see reindeer in the wild......"
"Yes, it's normal...."
I turn and leave.
The train departs at 1810hrs for the overnight trip to Helsinki and comprises car transporters, sleeping carriages, normal carriages and restaurant car. I've booked an ensuite cabin which is in a brand new, double deck, modern carriage on the upper deck. The washand basin fascia pulls out to hide the toilet and reveal a shower - nifty design. The shower is operated by a ...
... biggest square in Europe, that is, the Charles square in Prague, just because the square was lined with non-imposing buildings, except for the Pekka Honkaken Oy.
I remembered seeing a Nokia shop somewhere in Helsinki, and I thought, "Oh, hello! So apparently, you still exist here."
Moving on, I saw a boat with a Fisherman's Friend banner on it, near the Bridge of Love (which reminded me of the movie Now You See Me). I could already see the ...
No. COUNTRY DAYS
1 THAILAND 40 DAYS
2 CAMBODIA 20 DAYS
3 OMAN 05 DAYS
4 SWEDEN 04 DAYS ...
... decided to go out and explore. The time was 8 pm but it felt like 6 pm – really light and we had gained an hour on our trip up. We found a supermarket and bought some breakfast supplies and laundry powder. The prices seem a lot more expensive here on a first look, but we’re sure our breakfasts will be good enough value for money.
On our way to the supermarket we noticed a Nepalese restaurant called not surprisingly, Mount ...