Travel Blogs from Helsinki
... not visited before. It seemed cooler today so I packed a jumper, and Heddi recommended taking some jeans today. As it turns out, I didn't need either!
We walked down to the train station, and I was easily recognisable as a tourist, since I was the only person wearing shorts. The train ended up being quite smooth, and the journey was about two hours. There was also wifi onboard, so we played the trivia game QuizUp. Surprisingly, Heddi kept losing ...
... So we killed it by taking our own walking tour, hitting sites that by pure luck were almost completely disjoint from the walking tour sites! All in all, we were walking for about 7 hours or so, totaling 25,127 steps - which based on a 15 second internet search suggesting that my stride might be around 2.5 feet puts us at 11.9 miles. Thankfully, Helsinki is a small city, so those 12 miles covered most of it!
We headed first to the park celebrating the greatest of ...
... fast food) for Lunch
15:30 Santa Park Airport 16:00 18:10 RVN HEL Terminal 2 19:25 AY430
Took the Finnair Bus from the airport to the Hotel, departing T2 30min to City Centre
... yoga and down in the lobby by 5.10. The students and parents started packing the bus and hoping on at 5.45. A check of all the groups revealed 4 missing students, 2 girls and 2 boys. We used the reception phone to call the rooms, but no luck. I grabbed a key for the boys room and headed up the oft. I knocked (belted on the door) but nothing. So in I went and there is Martin and Billy sound asleep. I rousted at them and Martin was up and freaking out and packing in about 3 seconds, ...
... 45 minutes but the exhibitions about the people and places of the town are intriguing and well presented. Plus it was dry and the people very friendly indeed!
National Museum of Finland (http://www.nba.fi/en/nationalmuseum) - A
On a significantly smaller scale than the British Museum but composed of a similar wealth of information. Tracing Finland's history (and the history of the local area) all the way back to ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Martta Hotelli Helsinki
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- A truly wonderful hotel.
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Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $159
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Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $127
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Ullanlinna, Helsinki | 5 star hotelfrom $184
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Keskinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Keskinen, Helsinki | 5 star hotelfrom $119
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Eteläinen, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Great rooms for great price in great location~
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Kampinmalmi, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $159
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Vironniemi, Helsinki | 3 star hotelfrom $93
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- Ich warte auf wiedersehen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Vatican City, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- Great hotel with good prices
- Very nice design hotel
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Vironniemi, Helsinki | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Preis-Leistung und Lage großartig
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