Posts Tagged: Senate square

In heaven in the tower of Helsinki Cathedral!

Last Wednesday I was in heaven! It was the most beautiful spring morning, sun was shining and I started my day with a cup of excellent coffee and enchanting book. But what lifted me almost literally into heaven, was that I

In heaven in the tower of Helsinki Cathedral!

Last Wednesday I was in heaven! It was the most beautiful spring morning, sun was shining and I started my day with a cup of excellent coffee and enchanting book. But what lifted me almost literally into heaven, was that I

Christmas spirit in Helsinki

Helsinki is a real Christmas city! The preparations start at the end of november when suddenly all the Christmas lights are turned on and the dark evenings doesn’t seem so dark anymore. I’m a Christmas person, it is my medicine

Christmas spirit in Helsinki

Helsinki is a real Christmas city! The preparations start at the end of november when suddenly all the Christmas lights are turned on and the dark evenings doesn’t seem so dark anymore. I’m a Christmas person, it is my medicine

150th anniversary year: Jean Sibelius

Thinking of Helsinki and Jean Sibelius the very first thing that comes in mind is often the Sibelius Monument, designed by Finnish sculptor Eila Hiltunen and revealed 10 years after the death of the beloved composer. But in reality you

150th anniversary year: Jean Sibelius

Thinking of Helsinki and Jean Sibelius the very first thing that comes in mind is often the Sibelius Monument, designed by Finnish sculptor Eila Hiltunen and revealed 10 years after the death of the beloved composer. But in reality you

Streat Helsinki EATS 2015

This weekend, 21.–22.3.2015,  Streat Helsinki EATS festival was celebrated for the second time. From the last year I remembered the relaxed atmosphere, delicious hamburgers and queues (read more here). This year the event had grown conquering also the Senate Square beside the

Streat Helsinki EATS 2015

This weekend, 21.–22.3.2015,  Streat Helsinki EATS festival was celebrated for the second time. From the last year I remembered the relaxed atmosphere, delicious hamburgers and queues (read more here). This year the event had grown conquering also the Senate Square beside the

Lux Helsinki brings light into the darkness

This is the darkest time of the year. With the right attitude and lightning darkness can be turned into something beautiful, exciting, inviting, cosy and safe. Lux Helsinki light festival is a perfect example of how the light is an opportunity for

Lux Helsinki brings light into the darkness

This is the darkest time of the year. With the right attitude and lightning darkness can be turned into something beautiful, exciting, inviting, cosy and safe. Lux Helsinki light festival is a perfect example of how the light is an opportunity for

Carousel – winter fun for everyone!

Back at home! I’m a Christmas person and the very first day after our arrival, to get into the Christmas mood we head to the Senate Square where Helsinki Christmas Market is hold. There are over 100 booths selling Finnish craft, design,

Carousel – winter fun for everyone!

Back at home! I’m a Christmas person and the very first day after our arrival, to get into the Christmas mood we head to the Senate Square where Helsinki Christmas Market is hold. There are over 100 booths selling Finnish craft, design,

Snowy square

Today it snowed – a lot. It was so beautiful, that I stopped to take some pictures. In a couple of minutes I turned into a snowman and couldn’t feel my fingers anymore. I like this picture with calm, but

Snowy square

Today it snowed – a lot. It was so beautiful, that I stopped to take some pictures. In a couple of minutes I turned into a snowman and couldn’t feel my fingers anymore. I like this picture with calm, but