Original Sokos Hotel Arina
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Original Sokos Hotel Arina Oulu
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... work. Predominantly boys a couple of girls.
Today I had a lovely visit to a lower secondary school. They students and teachers alike were all very welcoming. Being the first school I have visited in Finland I was very keen to see what life is like in a Finnish school. We tend to hear so much about the Finnish system due to their PISA results so it was good to finally see behind the closed doors. My visit was to the:
Teacher: Janne Marjamaa
- School years ...
... about by the combination of the late night the night before plus accumulated tiredness plus the realisation that the holiday was over and that we would be parting in the morning. Still, it was a lovely evening and the crowds were out there enjoying it. It never ceases to impress me the way that the Finns and Scandinavians in general are determined to make the most of the long days and good weather – they are out playing until well after midnight. ...
... but he wasn't Finnish and of all his time living here he hadn't learnt Finnish either. Maybe we can find him on the net.
But anyway, by this time we made our way to Cafe Regatta to meet Katri and Johanna, Katri is a student at Monash with me and she was back for the holidays. Johanna was a friend of Katri's and she had been visiting her in Australia and we met at our Finnish food party. Johanna had just finished an ...
... in one of the biggest towns that we have visited and we have the worst internet access. There is supposed to be free wifi available to all throughout Oulu but here on the boat, even using my booster, it is well nigh impossible to get a signal.
In the afternoon we got pretty soaked going to the supermarket, we didn't have to go but it was something to do and then we basically waited for Richard’s arrival, whilst mopping up drips of water from one of our newly replaced, ...