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Night of the Cats

It was Night of the Cats at Helsinki Zoo when I came across these candles scattered over a rocky area. I didn’t think much of it until I saw the sign, ‘These forty lights represent how many… 13 more words


Amur Leopards at Helsinki Zoo

Helsinki Zoo has three Amur leopards: Stina and Zane, the females, and Toomas, the male.

Zane is Stina’s daughter from her second litter of cubs with the male Luca. 119 more words


Korkeasaari, Helsinki Zoo

…is not free, the entrance fee is 12e for everyone who has turned 4 (but there is a family ticket too). But in my opinion it is one of the more affordable family day trip options in Helsinki, and the facilities are good. 518 more words

For Toddlers

The Largest Cat on Earth...

…amur tiger is endangered with a population of 400-500.


An island of animals never before seen

Helsinki Zoo (Korkeasaari)  is one of the oldest in the world and is home to a treasury of animals that seem very exotic to us Southern Hemisphere folk. 585 more words

Places To Visit

Barbary Macaque

Helsinki zoo exchanged its baboons to a specie that is better adjusted to colder climate.