Category Archives: Park

Kaivopuisto – a park with style

Kaivopuisto or “Kaivari” is today one of the most oldest and famous parks of Helsinki. Kaivopuisto is a huge area, several hectares, beside the sea. Rocks, woods and grass for laying down on sunny day. And ofcourse there is restaurants, … Continue reading

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Tervasaari – relax island in city center

Just under a click north from Kauppatori market square, there lies a small island called Tervasaari. Alltough it is small, it still has restaurant and children playground on it. It is very beautifull spot to relax and have picnic. On … Continue reading

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Central park – keskuspuisto

Helsinki´s central park may not challenge New York´s one in size, but sure on wild nature experience. It is 1 000 hectare nature park, a narrow 10 kilometer strip from north of the city center – all the way to … Continue reading

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Kulosaari – the posh embassy island

The island of embassies, huge mansions, Jaguars strolling on quiet lanes and peaceful parks. It is Helsinki´s posh island but it is also excellent for biking around. There is a small public beach where you can dip in sea. And … Continue reading

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Esplanadi – a park in the heart of the Helsinki

The summer living room of Helsinki. This lively park is full of ice-cream parlous, cafes and terraces. At east end of the park, there is a stage where live music is performed near every day. On warm day the park … Continue reading

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