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  • Day335

    kurzer Aufenthalt in Helsinki

    September 1 in Finland

    Da wir bereits gestern Abend in Helsinki angekommen waren, hatten wir heute noch Zeit für einen Spaziergang durch die Stadt bevor es auf die Fähre ging. Wie so oft in den großen Städten waren wieder mal viele deutsche Touristen unterwegs. Helsinki hat eine schöne Innenstadt, aber wirklich beeindruckt hat sie uns nicht. Da haben wir schon schönere Städte gesehen. Vielleicht lag es am Wetter und wir haben auch nur einen kleinen Teil von Helsinki erkundet. Nach einem Rentier-Hotdog fuhren wir um 15.30 zur Fähre, die uns nach Stockholm bringt.Read more

  • Day271

    Helsinki, Finland

    June 1, 2017 in Finland

    Planes, trains, automobiles and ferries! I have covered all forms of transportation so far, except ballooning. This is still a possibility. Today's weather featured sun, high winds, rain and hail. Forecast for Helsinki 7 degrees. Yikes, winter again. So glad I have stayed healthy so far; must be all the cheese I'm eating. Twenty minute trek to the hostel and a one hour wait to check in, followed by a one hour circle tour of the campus before I finally found my dorm. Totally wasted 2 hours. Dropped off my pack and hustled out for 3.5 hour tour of the sites and the city. All can be done rather quickly as it really isn't a big city. It rained and hailed three times and the weather changes every 10 minutes. No wonder this is the country of the highest suicide rate-enough to put anyone over the edge. I walked along the harbour front and was surprised by a moving object and lo and behold to my surprise two jack rabbits. So cute and so huge! Helsinki is very expensive and so I've decided to move on to Turku tomorrow heading west to Stockholm. Hoping to meet up with Tyler and Amanda in the next few days in Malmo.Read more

  • Day13

    We caught the ferry back from Suomenlinna and strolled through the markets. They sell everything at these markets, from fresh fruit and vegetables, reindeer pelts, clothes, hats, shoes, slippers, wooden products, souvenirs and a range of cooked food. The market stalls are there seven days a week, and they set up and pack down every morning and evening! It is a riot of colour, noise and aromas, and the seagulls squeaking and swooping to steal food just adds to the atmosphere.Read more

  • Day11


    August 13, 2017 in Finland

    Nach däm stürmischä Wätter die Nacht, heimr am Morgä müesse afah ufruumä.
    Nachdäm ds erledigt isch gsi, hetsech o d' Sunnä mau widr zeigt u so simr mitem Alj uf Helsinki inä.
    Ir Stadt simr ines Parking u wüumr ja no geng nassi Wösch hei gha, vom Wöschä, heimr die prompt im Parkhuus übere Alj ghänkt (speter heimr gmerkt, dass ds nüt bringt...).
    Mir si i Monki (Chleiderladä), ines Mumins-Kafi (d' Mumins si vorauem ar Dana iri Chinderheldä) u si gah d' Luther-Kathedralä aaluege. Die isch sehr imposant gsi, het i ihrem Wiss miter Sunnä um d' Wett gschunä u het üs mit ihrne türkisblau-goldige Kuppä lah stuunä. I ihrem Innerä hets ä riiiiiiesegi Orgelä gha, wo mir aui gärn hättä ghört.
    Speter simr no witr dür d' Stadt gloffä u si no zure witere Chiuche.
    Dr Aabä heimr ufm Camping vrbracht, hei für üsi Wösch, wo ir Iisteuhaue äbä nid trochä isch wordä, ä Wöschhänki bbouä, drzue Tortellini kochet u ner gmüetlech ah dä letschtä warmä Sunnästrahlä ggässä.
    Morn geits witr i Nordä vo Finnland, geng nöcher as Nordkap.
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  • Day5

    Views from the Skywheel

    August 16, 2017 in Finland

    The views are a bit blue because the windows were tinted. Not a bad aerial view though.

  • Day45

    Helsinki Central Market

    August 4, 2017 in Finland

    I really enjoy these central markets. It seems most places have them. The largest I've seen was in Riga. This one in Helsinki is right at the harbor. The pics are outside and inside the market, and the last is my bowl of smoked reindeer soup that I had for lunch at the "Soup Kitchen." And that really is the name of the stall in the market.

  • Day14

    Helsinki Day Cruise

    July 9, 2016 in Finland

    I decided to take a ferry to Helsinki today for our day off. Arrived into port around 10:30 am and off to check out the sites. So far I saw two beautiful cathedrals and a cool market place. Going to spend the rest of the day touring. More updates soon!

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