Hotel GLO Helsinki Airport
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Caught the bus to Terminal 3 and checked in. Also checked in for my flight to New York tomorrow – got a bulkhead seat! Had 6.7 pounds in sterling left but the lady at the change desk said I was better off spending it in the airport as they would change commission if I swapped it into dollars. Blew the lot on a 500ml bottle of …
Arrived in Helsinki safely. Obviously I am the suspicious type and not kiri. At every single airport I have had a full pat down search! Felt sorry for the lady today who was feeling under my armpits after a twelve hour flight after which I also had to empty my pockets which ...
... feeling to the neighbourhoods. We are staying close to the harbour, so there's that salt-tinged freshness to the air. As we were told everyone here speaks English, but we are making an effort to learn and understand Finnish. "Kiitos" (thank you) has been an often used one as we interact with the friendly and helpful locals.
For supper tonight our host recommended Bar No. 9. Dishes ordered at our table: salmon penne, ...
... so quickly in my life! It took a good 10 minutes to feel my feet again, and fairdinkum, I reckon my nuts are still frozen, and will remain frozen for some time! After that we headed into the Stockman's Department store so I could get some Bandaids to cover my blisters, and then headed to the restaurant upstairs for a feed. After lunch we jumped on a tram and headed to what can only be described as one of the most amazing churches I've ever seen in my life! It's hard ...
... and perhaps tourists) enjoying the fruits of the heavy snow, building snowmen and generally fooling around in the snow along the River Seine. Uneventful flight from Paris to Helsinki. We have 4 hours here and have found some leather lounges (think pool lounger shape) to rest in for the duration. Kids doing journals but no gin and tonics for Mum and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility