Hotel GLO Helsinki Airport
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... bed. We left at 3am and we woke to a rolling ferry on the Baltic. Since it was a late departure and Saturday morning brunch was served. We pigged out on the breakfast/luncheon buffet and then retired to the observation seats with our devices for the WIFI, which was slow because of the satellite link. The weather got worse. All that could be seen was grey sky and grey windswept roiling sea. Cath said she wasn't feeling well and went back to the cabin. ...
Changi has lots of shops. Pity they are so high end focused. Seems crazy. A 4+ hour transit here - ages to go yet. Still there's wifi here so small blessings. Fell asleep almost before takeoff and slept about 5.5 hours. Watched The Gangster Squad and TV series called Followers. The man next to me escaped Hungary in 1956 and will be on my leg to Budapest too. We had a good chat. Helsinki airport has grown significantly. Modernised as well. Strangely it still feels very ...
"There's a four o' clock in the morning?"
Friday 13th September 2013
5:30am was when my alarm went off. Regardless of how early a person goes to bed, there is no amount of sleep that can be had that counts as 'enough' before getting up at this sort of time. As time goes by I find it harder and harder to believe that I used to get up at 4:00am, six days a week and ride half an hour into work to shove trash through people's letterboxes.
... scratched everywhere, Karo broke her shoes but we laughed so much and towards the end, people had started taking photos of us up on the rooftops.
After the senseless fun of Soumenlinna, we headed back into the town centre to attend a weekly couchsurfing meet up. It’s was BYO picnic in grass area in front of the parliament house and had a massive turnout (about 50 people). I caught up with Saara who introduced me to several other locals and couchsurfers and ...
... at 3 pm, so since we arrived at 10:30 am, we left the luggage at the hotel and went to explore Helsinki. We walked from the hotel located in picturesque neighbourhood of Katajanokka, past beautiful Uspenski Cathedral to bustling Market Square, where local merchants sell fried food (I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility