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How to do Juhannus – the celebration of midsummer in Helsinki 2022

What is Juhannus? Juhannus started from the pagan midsummer festivals which focused...


Helsinki for Families with Children

What to do in Helsinki for families with children.


Finnish inventions

Finnish people are an innovative nation, and there are some interesting creations originally developed by Finns.


What is Sauna – the Cornerstone of Finnish Culture?

Sauna is an important cornerstone in the Finnish culture. They do exist in other cultures too, however in Finland they are part of our national culture and it is estimated that there are more than two million saunas in Finland - which for the population of roughly five and half million is quite many.


Vappu in Finland – What is it?

After a long winter, the rays of sunshine start to lure the...


After Helsinki tour – Hints and routes for independent exploration

Hints and routes for independent exploration.


After Free Walking Tour: Alternative Helsinki

The Route Laterna Magica – Bookstore, Dungeon Art gallery and a shop...


Traditional Finnish restaurants, cafes and conditories

Market Hall – Since 1889, the old market hall has served all...


Finnish Sport Specialities

As an innovative - and a bit crazy - nation we have invented some of our own interesting “sports” that are equally unique and fun! Also inventing a new sport opens up a possibility to gain world champion status in it.