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10 Free Things to Do in Helsinki

10 places
Helsinki is freaking expensive, I know, but there are also many things you can do for free. Why not have a rest in some of the many parks? In Alppipuisto there is plenty of free concerts during the summer, Kaivopuisto has amazing…
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Best Places to Discover Finnish Design

4 places
There's some kind of weirdness and minimalism that gives Nordic design its appeal. It takes a while to creep up on you, but the Finnish aesthetic will get you in the end!
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Guide to Public Saunas in Helsinki

4 places
Did you know that the only Finnish word to make it to the everyday English language is "sauna"? Finland is the country of 5 million people and 3 million saunas. This list might help you discover why the Finns love sauna so much.
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Coolest Vintage Shops and Markets in Helsinki

5 places
I have collected some cool second hand and vintage stores together to this list and I hope someone else can use it as well :)
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Guide to Helsinki in Style

15 places
Pauli is a person with style and attitude plus he is a DJ who's known well in Helsinki for giving parties exactly the exclamation mark they needed. From his teenage years followed by huge love of hip-hop to present exploring diff…
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First World War Defense Outposts In Metropolitan Helsinki

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In 1914, Finland was apart of the great Russian Empire. At the starting of the World War I, the war did not passed the Finland's shores, as Russians built a strong fortress chain around Helsinki. The Defense Outpost Line makes a …
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Vantaanjokea pitkin

13 places
During Korona, however, there are no restrictions on outdoor activities in Finland's magnificent nature. While cycling today, I found a great jogging option in the Helsinki area, along which you can explore several interesting su…
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Helsinki's Urban Trails

20 places
The Urban Trail introduces its travelers to the attractions of the Helsinki's district in various topics: its history and modernity, nature and culture, buildings and personalities. The trails are easy to walk or cycle, and takes…
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