Helsinki Free WiFi

How To Find Free WiFi in Helsinki

As mentioned in the Helsinki Mini Guide and shown by the online Service Map service, Helsinki is technologically competent. She understands the current technology first state of the world, and moves in tune with it. So it should come as no surprise that free public WiFi provided by the city can be found all around[…]

Helsinki Service Map

Helsinki Service Map – So Dang Useful!

In my post Visiting Helsinki? Here are 12 Free Things To Do, See and Use, I teased about a very useful online service. I did mention in the Helsinki Mini Guide that Helsinki is technologically adept. Well, this is a perfect example of a forward thinking city taming today’s technology and then using it to[…]

The Helsinki Helpers

To Guide, To Answer, To Help – The Helsinki Helpers Are There For You!

Wouldn’t it be great if during your visit to another city, you could safely approach someone on the street who you were confident would have the answers to your tourist questions?  Sure, there are Tourist Info offices sparsely located here or there, but they’re not always conveniently nearby. The City of Helsinki solves this problem[…]

Kiasma Museum Lobby

Helsinki Museums – Free Fridays

During a visit to any city, visiting a museum is always something that can be tacked onto the agenda. Especially in Europe, there is no shortage of museums to visit – it’s an embarrassment of riches so to speak. Normally, museums have some sort of free admission day, albeit maybe with certain date/time/age/citizenship restrictions and[…]

Temppeliaukio Church - Helsinki Must See - Featured

The Temppeliaukio Church – Helsinki’s Must See Attraction

Needless to say, Europe has more than its fair share of grandiose and unique churches of all denomination types. There is the world’s largest church in St. Peters Basilica, the Gaudi masterpiece Sagrada Familia, the stunning Notre Dame Cathedral, the Duomo in Florence and even though not technically a church, the awe-inspiring Meteora Monasteries of[…]

12 Free Things To Do In Helsinki

Visiting Helsinki? Here are 12 Free Things To Do, See and Use

You’ve got a day or two to spend in Helsinki, and invariably, you’ve got no idea what to see and do. Unlike her more well-known European neighbors, nothing rolls off your tongue when the topic of Helsinki is brought up. It’s also a city that’s widely known to lean on the expensive side. On the[…]

Helsinki Mini Guide

Helsinki – A Mini Guide

Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is the epitome of the country’s outward projection as a modern, cosmopolitan destination while simultaneously full of rural beauty. Being Finland’s most well known and largest city, Helsinki wears this mantle well. Helsinki Topics Come back often to check on the status of the Helsinki Mini Guide.  Topics and content are currently[…]