Hotel GLO Helsinki Airport
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... thoroughly. They also need to see the flight schedule for departure. After this Mel asked what the problem was. They would prefer we all came through the one line, teacher first, ten the group and teacher last. This however would have taken over an hour in one line. There are over 10 lines, which meant we did go through rather quickly, but one would be quite slow. Perhaps we will do it over 3 next time. Mel said they will not care to much on the way out as we are leaving and it is ...
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 ...
... of Helsinki folk. I'm not sure how much I learnt-there's a brief timeline, but so much more to be said about a place that only got its independence back in 1917-but the projected pictures, or recreations of pictures of the Helsinki folk fascinated me. They've filmed actors dressed in period costume, had them keep still then blink, use a fan, read a letter. Not sure why that's so fascinating but I liked it. There's also an area with beanbags and wifi, in which I collapsed, and ...
... one that is the symbol of Helsinki which was HUGE.
Today we went to see a church in Helsinki that is carved from a giant boulder and shaped like an alien space ship...Too cool! Then we took the train to St.Petersburg, OMG Russians are scary...most terrifying train border crossing EVER! We had a proper visa and all our paperwork and I think I would have been less terrified trying to sneak into China without a visa...NO ...
... you just lack that extra something.
The extra something is the thing that makes a country memorable, it’s the thing that makes you want to return and it’s the thing that you want to tell ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility