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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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Eira – bit of Paris in Helsinki

Eira has the most exclusive quarters in Helsinki. These jugend-style stone villas has been built early 1900. Narrow lanes and small parks under the old oaks. Houses are usually three store high and they remind how Helsinki would look like … Continue reading

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Savelanpuisto – a park with everything

Between Pukinmäki and Pihlajamäki sits a park surrounded by vast grasslands for frisbee golf and football lovers. On the east side of it there is very amusing park for kids to play with several kinds of swings. Nuorisopuisto is next … 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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Viikki arboretum – forest research area

Helsinki must be the only capital in Europe that has forest research area in it. It is not that far away from the city center and it is highly recommended for tourist to visit. The Viikki arboretum park area is … Continue reading

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