Travel Blogs from Helsinki
... had a side of French fries and a glass of French red wine. Twas a very good meal! We continued exploring and found a little courtyard, where a screen and projector was set up, as well as tables and chairs. It turns out that someone working at the café that uses the courtyard organizes playing independent foreign films there every night. We considered staying to watch but the movie was in French, with Finnish subtitles so it didn’t sound very appealing to me. I was ...
We got up early Wednesday to pack up and get ready to leave. The Hotel Kamp had been a great home base for us in Helsinki...Colin got us a huge suite with a living room, separate bedroom and massive bathroom. I was definitely spoiled, especially considering the cramped hotel rooms that are typical in Europe. Thank goodness for Starwood points! Also, its location in the heart of downtown Helsinki was perfect. I was sad to leave! But it was time to ...
... skies and warmish temperatures, so the perfect day for exploring this place, a former fortress built on six islands originally in 1748 as protection against Russian invasion. Now it's a UNESCO world heritage site, and a really pretty place - lots of places to wander, or just to sit and have a picnic and enjoy the views. We spent the morning there, and then headed back to town and navigated the public transport system disrupted by the Pride parade, to locate ...
So finally the day arrived for me to get on the plane Helsinki bound! The first leg of the flight was Melbourne to Singapore with Qantas. It was an easy and comfortable flight. On arrival in Singapore I had about 8 hours to kill. I was set to go on the free Singapore city night tour which would occupy a few hours. I was however tempted to find a quiet corner where I could find a way to watch the replay of the Bulldogs ...
25 May 2014: Another long, uninspired travel day was in order this morning. We again made the haul from the hostel to the station in Tampere and boarded the bus to Helsinki. After a few hours, we arrived in Finland's capital. To be quite honest, I was far from impressed. Everything looked bland and dirty. From the bus station, we hopped on the metro for a quick ride to our apartment, which we had booked through Airbnb. My initial impressions of Helsinki were ...
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