Tim R's Helsinki, Finland
Sibelius Park & Monument
This monument to Finland's most noted composer is well worth the time to find it and enjoy it. It i...
Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion)
Paavo Nurmi tie 1
This is a good argument in favor of holding the Olympics in the same place instead of forcing the 'w...
Fortress of Suomenlinna
This is a very close and fun side trip from Helsinki. The ferry runs regularly and is not expensive...
Design Museum (Taideteollisuusmuseo)
This museum is a little like stepping into a time-capsule. Many of the products features are from m...
This is a good place to window-shop for an hour or more. It is always different with shops coming a...
Poor Amanda, spending the next few months as a hotel and having to spend the night with strangers. ...
Etelaranta and Pohjoisesplanadi
this is always a fun stop on a walk around Helsinki. Where else can you buy fried fish or furs or o...
this is a fun place to walk around for an hour or two, exploring the different examples of art nouve...
This is the third visit to this restaurant and apparently Third Time is not the charm. The fries we...
Senate Square (Senaatintori)
This is the heart of Helsinki. On this Saturday there were a dozen tour buses, several walking tour...
Uspenski Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)
This is a classic example of the period and architecture. Though on a Saturday afternoon it is very...