The Cutest Little River Town in Finland: Porvoo

The Cutest Little River Town in Finland: Porvoo

Porvoo in Finland is a darling little town famous for two things: its colorful Old town and cute almond pastry, called Runeberg’s Cake. As Porvoo is only a 50-minute bus ride away from Helsinki, it makes the most adorable day trip destination from the capital in any...

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Things to Do in Helsinki: 7 Curiously Finnish Ideas

Things to Do in Helsinki: 7 Curiously Finnish Ideas

Are you looking for unique things to do in Helsinki which tell something about the city’s special character and us Finns? You might already have the Finnish sauna, Helsinki Cathedral, Suomenlinna island and tasting Finnish foods on your list, right? Perfect, those are...

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10 Charming Things to Do in Jyväskylä

10 Charming Things to Do in Jyväskylä

Jyväskylä is a major city in the Lakeland area, 3 hours north of Helsinki. If you are exploring southern and middle Finland, visiting Jyväskylä will be a highlight of your trip! It’s a city that all Finns love. Jyväskylä is even more special to me as it is my old...

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Things To Do in Ylläs Ski Resort

Things To Do in Ylläs Ski Resort

I’ll tell you a little secret. For us Finns, Ylläs is one of the places in Finland to experience outdoors, Lapland and nature sports. Say to any Finn that you will visit Ylläs and you’ll get an approbative nod. Great choice.

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