Posts Tagged: Jugend

Saint-Petersburg, so close and so far

Last weekend I traveled to Russia, to Saint-Petersburg for the first time in my life. It takes only 3,5 hours in train to get there, but it seems that you have traveled to another world, to a world with glory

Saint-Petersburg, so close and so far

Last weekend I traveled to Russia, to Saint-Petersburg for the first time in my life. It takes only 3,5 hours in train to get there, but it seems that you have traveled to another world, to a world with glory

Sohlberg home museum – real size dollhouse

Helsinki is a dream city for museum lovers. There are around 60 museums in Helsinki, and my strong intention is to visit all of them. Yesterday I visited for the very first time Päivikki and Sakari Sohlberg’s home museum, a

Sohlberg home museum – real size dollhouse

Helsinki is a dream city for museum lovers. There are around 60 museums in Helsinki, and my strong intention is to visit all of them. Yesterday I visited for the very first time Päivikki and Sakari Sohlberg’s home museum, a

Polar bears and a beast at Katajanokka

  There are postcards of Helsinki with polar bears on them, and there actually are a couple of polar bears in Helsinki. They are standing on the rooftop of one of the National Romantic buildings at Katajanokka. The Jugend buildings

Polar bears and a beast at Katajanokka

  There are postcards of Helsinki with polar bears on them, and there actually are a couple of polar bears in Helsinki. They are standing on the rooftop of one of the National Romantic buildings at Katajanokka. The Jugend buildings

Haunting National Romantic treasures

National Romantic style, Jugend style, Art Nouveau, Modernismo – a dear child has many names. The very first Finnish architectonical style involved during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and it is called National Romantic style. We can say that it is

Haunting National Romantic treasures

National Romantic style, Jugend style, Art Nouveau, Modernismo – a dear child has many names. The very first Finnish architectonical style involved during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and it is called National Romantic style. We can say that it is