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February blue

I love the early morning light in winter in Helsinki…time for a walk to Esplanadi.

The harbour was waking up slowly.

There was still some snow at Toolonlahti. 12 more words


52 weeks in Helsinki - Week 4 Talvipuutarha

I told Tuesday, that I am going to Tallinn for three days. Spending some quality time with my grandmother was exactly what I would have needed now. 215 more words

Is Finland’s basic universal income a solution to automation, fewer jobs and lower wages?

When he got the letter after Christmas saying he was entitled to an unconditional income of €560 (£478) a month, Mika Ruusunen couldn’t believe his luck. 638 more words

Finland's President has a top quality dog

The President of Finland has an excellent, top quality dog.

His name is Lennu, a five-year-old Boston terrier who often accompanies President Sauli Niinistö at official events. 387 more words


New York Calling

Åker helt just till flygfältet. New York flyget åker 14.10 och vi har rakt flyg. Älskar att ha rakt flyg, då jag åkte till Los Angeles kändes det så himla tungt att byta hela tiden. 272 more words


Details of Finlandia-talo

Finlandia-talo (Finlandia Hall) is a prominent landmark in Helsinki city, Alvar Aalto’s last masterpiece, and the center of an ambitious urban plan never implemented.

2017 will see Finland celebrate its… 393 more words


Repovesi National Park in Winter

Among my many aims during the winter months was to spend a night camping. I had been camping many times but in the U.K temperatures generally stay above zero and the chances of snow is almost none. 578 more words