Category: Practical Finland

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

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


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 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!


Turku Free Walking Tour

Original Finnish Capital Green Cap Tours is proud to present! Turku Free...


How to find an ATM in Finland?

Where can I get cash? This is probably the most common question...


Green Cap Hints: Outdoor Cafes

When in need of that dark elixir of life, consult this list...