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River Vantaa – Vantaanjoki

Helsinki has one real river and it`s ironically named by it`s neighbor city, Vantaa. Beside of that, river itself is very beautifull and it has been saved from housing developement, so on the both banks there is very good walking/biking … Continue reading

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Conservation area Haltiala

The major part of Finland is intense forrest. In “Haltiala” conservation area you can see how it looks like. Very peaceful trails going up and down in shade of pines and birches. It is well worth bicycling 10 km from … Continue reading

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Vanha kaupunki – the “old” city

Directly translated as “old city”. Don`t expect something like Prague, because there is not any of the past century buildings left here. But there is lovely parks and gardens. River Vantaa joins to sea here and there is a rapid … Continue reading

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