Monthly Archives: February 2015

150th anniversary year: Akseli Gallen-Kallela

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of three important Finnish artists: composer Jean Sibelius and painters Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Pekka Halonen. These three figures, all born in 1865, were good friends and played an important role in

150th anniversary year: Akseli Gallen-Kallela

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of three important Finnish artists: composer Jean Sibelius and painters Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Pekka Halonen. These three figures, all born in 1865, were good friends and played an important role in

Restaurant Day equals food festival day

Last Sunday was perfect – there were sun, food and smiles all over the city! I took my camera and went for a walk with my baby sleeping in the trolly to enjoy the atmosphere of the 16th Restaurant Day.

Restaurant Day equals food festival day

Last Sunday was perfect – there were sun, food and smiles all over the city! I took my camera and went for a walk with my baby sleeping in the trolly to enjoy the atmosphere of the 16th Restaurant Day.

Alight cathedral

Last Sunday we saw the sun! I had been sick at home for three days and I needed to get out to the sun and see the sea. So I head to the city center to feel the freezing sea

Alight cathedral

Last Sunday we saw the sun! I had been sick at home for three days and I needed to get out to the sun and see the sea. So I head to the city center to feel the freezing sea

Nature wrapped in ecological wooden building = Haltia

If you would like to get to know the Finnish nature, I would recommend you to visit Haltia, the Finnish Nature Centre in Espoo. It is only a half an hour ride from Helsinki by car. Though it would be

Nature wrapped in ecological wooden building = Haltia

If you would like to get to know the Finnish nature, I would recommend you to visit Haltia, the Finnish Nature Centre in Espoo. It is only a half an hour ride from Helsinki by car. Though it would be