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Weekend in Helsinki

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1. Posted by dwilson (Budding Member 5 posts) 10y

Gonna be spending a weekend in Helsinki and was wondering if anyone would care to mention some of the best things to do in the short time i have there..

2. Posted by chymoon (First Time Poster 1 posts) 10y

Of course Sauna and drinking--experience the Finnish culture!

For more info, you may find here:

Have a nice trip!:)

3. Posted by AndrewMc (Budding Member 6 posts) 10y

i could not have said it better myself

4. Posted by lugosi (Budding Member 28 posts) 10y

Some must-see things and places:

Senate Square & the Dome Church
Suomenlinna Fortress
Uspenskiy Cathedral
Temppeliaukion kirkko (Church of the Rock)
Olympic Stadium

If you like heavy music, go to some metalhead bar (Kantis, Hevimesta, The Rock Bar...), they're plenty. :)

5. Posted by danube (Full Member 63 posts) 10y

When I was there, my favourite place was the Market and the harbour. Taking the ferry to Soumenlinna islands is also a good choice to spend your time.