Helsinki Travel Writing and Travel Photography

A Day in Helsinki

A Day in Helsinki Tags: Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki, the Finnish capital is a wonderfully compact and accessible city with and a thousand things to do. It's the ideal size for the day or short-stay visitor.

Helsinki By Design

Helsinki By Design Tags: Helsinki, Finland

Finland has long maintained a high profile in the world of international design. Spend a day wandering the streets of the capital, Helsinki and you'll soon see why. With Helsinki due to play host to the World Design Capital celebrations in 2012, now's a great time to take a look at some of the city's most popular tourist attractions, shopping districts and hotels where design takes centre stage.

Snow Begins to Fall in Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Holy Trinity Church - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Holy Trinity Church by Night - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Kallio, Helsinki at Night - Helsinki photo
An Apartment Block in Kallio, Helsiniki - Helsinki photo
Holy Trinity Church in Helsinki - Helsinki photo
House on a Hill - Helsinki photo
Boat Trapped in the Ice - Helsinki photo
Ferry on its way to Stockholm - Helsinki photo
A Silja Line Ferry - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Bikes and a Mannequin - Helsinki photo
Kallio, Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Coffee in the Market Square - Helsinki photo
A Stroll in the Market Square - Helsinki photo
Enjoying the Light - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Hakaniemi Square - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Ducks on the Frozen Sea - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Snow Falls in Helsinki - Helsinki photo
A Tram Passes on Aleksanterinkatu - Helsinki photo
Esplanadi - Helsinki photo
Winter Stroll - Helsinki photo
Esplanadi in December - Helsinki photo
Architecture of Esplanadi - Helsinki photo
Striking Finnish Architecture - Helsinki photo
Kappeli - Helsinki photo
Birds Scatter - Helsinki photo
Setting Sun - Helsinki photo
Laivurinkatu - Helsinki photo
Late Afternoon Shadows - Helsinki photo
Finnish Architecture - Helsinki photo
Helsinki Architecture - Helsinki photo
Catching the Evening Sun - Helsinki photo
Hot Air Ballooning - Helsinki - Helsinki photo
Hot Air Balloon - Helsinki photo
Apartments on the Ullanlinna Foreshore - Helsinki photo
Park Benches - Helsinki photo
The Sun Sets Over Ullanlinna - Helsinki photo
Earthy Tones - Helsinki photo
Blue Sky Over Eira - Helsinki photo
A Boy and His Dad - Helsinki photo
Sunlit Apartment Block - Helsinki photo
Ullanlinna - Helsinki photo
Viiskulma - Helsinki photo
 Johanneksen Kirkko - Helsinki photo
Church Steeple - Helsinki photo
Apartments - Eira - Helsinki photo
Enjoying a Coffee - Helsinki photo
The Helsinki Sun - Helsinki photo
Cafe Crepes - Helsinki photo
Helsinki Foreshore - Helsinki photo
Viking Line Ferry - Helsinki photo
Building on a Rock on an Island - Helsinki photo
Leopard - Helsinki photo