Category: General information

How to do Juhannus – the celebration of midsummer in Helsinki 2024

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


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.


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.


Sustainable Restaurants in Helsinki

Do you want to make more sustainable restaurant choices, but don’t know where to look? No worries! We made a list of our favourite restaurants that invest in sustainable development, for instance, by favouring more responsible producers as well as local ingredients.


A Traditional Finnish Easter – What is it?

When it comes to Easter, Finns have many different traditions that for non-Finns, might seem just a little strange.


Sustainable Traveling in Helsinki: Public Transportation

Public transportation is a convenient and sustainable form of transport. In Helsinki you can travel almost anywhere without a car - it's easy!