We had the opportunity to enjoy the breakfast in recently renovated hotel Marski by Scandic on a lovely sunny summer Saturday. Hotel serves breakfast during weekdays until 10am and on Saturday and Sunday until noon in Kuusi Palaa -restaurant. The breakfast is open to everyone in the city.. Breakfast table at Kuusi Palaa- restaurant. Breakfast … Continue reading Hotel Marski – Finnish breakfast with an international twist
Restaurant Meritorppa in Hotel Hilton Kalastajatorppa has opened a new summer outdoor terrace in the sunny hotel yard. Restaurant Meritorppa terrace.Meritorppa Terrace.Hotel Kalastajatorppa Entrance.Hotel Kalastajatorppa - View from outside.Salad dish at Meritorppa. Meritorppa garden terrace opened this summer for the first time and has space for 80 guests. Guests can enjoy meals and drinks on … Continue reading Sunny Meritorppa terrace at Hilton Kalastajatorppa
If you are interested in architecture in Helsinki, the Museum of Finnish Architecture offers you a chance to learn about Finnish history, people, building materials and techniques in Helsinki architecture on a guided tour. Tours depart from the Museum of Finnish Architecture (Kasarmikatu 24), from Tuesday to Saturday at 11am in July and August. On … Continue reading Guided tours to architectural history of Helsinki
Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Disneyland - the California park opened on the 31th May. Princess Leia´s Planetoid Valleys necklace is now also available in the park for all Star Wars fans. The necklace is designed and made in Finland and is also available in Helsinki at Lapponia Jewelry flagship store. Finnish Lapponia Jewelry became internationally known … Continue reading Iconic Princess Leia´s necklace available in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge parks.
Burgher´s house museum is located in the Kruununhaka district and is the oldest wooden building in the central Helsinki. Exact year when the house was built is unknown but the Burgher´s house is known to exist already in 1818. The floor plan of the house is original, but the house and it´s surroundings and interior … Continue reading Burgher´s house museum – the oldest wooden building in central Helsinki
Espa stage is an outdoor concert venue which is situated in the Esplanadi park, right next to Havis Amanda statue on Markert square. Espa stage hosts many concerts during summer months, mainly from Wednesday to Friday. On Saturdays special themed events also take place. Music has been played in Esplanadi park since the late 19th … Continue reading Music at Espa stage during summer
Villa Hakasalmi is located in the heart of Helsinki right next to Finlandia hall and concert venue Musiikkitalo. Villa Hakasalmi or Auroras villa was built 1846 and it was the home of Aurora Karamzin, a well known philanthropist in the 19th century Finland - best known as the founder of Helsinki Deaconess institute. Aurora Karamzin … Continue reading A window to 1920´s Helsinki at Villa Hakasalmi