Sokos Hotel Albert
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... and a nice park that apparently is one of the places where Finns gather on Mayday in huge numbers. I guess we showed up a day late. It was another nice morning and the view from the southern tip was great. Could see a bunch of the small islands nearby and was just a very pleasant day out too. We basically rounded the southeastern tip and then headed up the coast back to the city center. On the way we passed a monument ...
... with a ice-broken shipping lane. We docked and waited for the shuttle to take us to the terminal. There was heaps of new snow in Helsinki so we had to drag our bags through the snow into the terminal building and then out to the public bus to the train line into Central Helsinki. The subway took us directly to the central train station where I picked up our afternoon tickets to St Petersburg, Russia. As expected Cath went shopping again for ski pants ...
... see the following links for more information about airports in Berlin Germany http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berlin_Teg el_Airport 27 Nov Wednesday Flying We all had to be down in the lobby this morning at 5:15am (lots of fun!) Everyone managed to make it down on time, well, everyone except for Martin and Billy who were rooming together. They had both set their alarms for the appropriate time, plus there was a wake up phone call at 5am yet Billy and Martin both managed to ...
Friday morning, 8th November 2013. After 6 weeks away its time to finally pack my bag one last time and head home.
I have a new niece to see and plenty of stories to tell. I've met some great people here and seen some things I wouldn't have ever got to see. I've been lucky enough to visit ...
... on the top deck which offered amazing views departing Helsinki and at sunset. Oh and then there was the Drunk Rabbit and the Rabbit Hole - WIERD! And the litre bottle of 70% vodka Sam bought for four quid - judging by the smell I don't think we will be drinking it any time soon if at all! It was a highly entertaining journey indeed which was met by a not so entertaining hangover the next day but nevermind. At least we managed to change our clocks and set the right alarm this ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services