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Destination Helsinki Finland some basic information and travel assistance

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Is it easy to go to Helsinki Finland

Finnair makes it very easy and a pleasure to get to Finland

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When Should I go to Helsinki Finland When is a good time to go there

For some reason, many prefer winter in Helsinki, which is much milder than one would expect. This would make it a good year-round experience, pending on your love of cold nordic climate.

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Destination Helsinki Finland Special Precautions or Visa Requirements

Part of the EU & Schengen, so once in Europe it is a simple to enter Finland.

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Destination Helsinki Finland Money Matters and Paying for Things

Finland uses the Euro.

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 Destination Helsinki Finland Preferred and Recommended Hotel and Lodgings

Hotel St. George Helsinki Finland

Hotel St. George
across from City Park and very centrally located
Recently opened, a very smartly designed and managed hotel. Good for both business and leisure, with several great restaurants, indoor pool and a simple but lovely spa. Several of the master Suites also include a Spa for private use. Highly recommended. Member of the Design Hotels, so it has new and modern styling and great staffing.

Of note: This hotel is a Preferred Partner, enjoy complimentary VIP amenities when booking with me (e.g. room upgrade, early check-in, late check-out, daily breakfast, complimentary WiFi, and one lunch or dinner for up to two people per room).

Hotel St. George Website


Hotel Kamp Helsinki Finland

Hotel Kamp
City Center, Esplanade Park
Old School grand hotel in the center of Helsinki.

Of note: This hotel is a Preferred Partner, enjoy complimentary VIP amenities when booking with me (e.g. room upgrade, early check-in, late check-out, daily breakfast, complimentary WiFi, and one lunch or dinner for up to two people per room).

Hotel Kamp Virtuoso Information

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Destination Specialists and Local Assistance Helsinki Finland

I have a few people I work with in Finland and throughout out Scandinavia. My two favorites are:
The Travel Designer
Nordic Luxury

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Destination Helsinki Finland What and Where to Eat

Restaurant Grön Helsinki Finland

Restaurant Grön
an easy walk from the Kamppi or central region of Helsinki
I had quite a pleasant meal at the 1-Star Michelin Restaurant. More casual than I initially expected, but a welcoming space. A good place for a special meal while in Helsinki.

Restaurant Grön Website

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Destination Helsinki Finland Things to do or see

Design Museum Helsinki Helsinki Finland

The Design District
A great area for seeing modern Finish Design and Architecture. With some extremely good shops featuring new Finish Designers and Artists. All closely located to the Design Museum and the Architectural Museum.

Design Museum Helsinki
Museum of Finnish Architecture
Lokal (a great little shop)

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 Destination Helsinki Finland Creative Architecture worth seeing

Kamppi Chapel The Silent Church Helsinki Finland

Kamppi Chapel (The Silent Church)
the Kamppi or central region of Helsinki
Contemporary church chapel with a minimalist wooden interior, built for silent reflection.

Kamppi Chapel Website

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 Destination Helsinki Finland Information from other trusted sources

Dining out in Helsinki

I Wish I was in Helsinki Finland

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page updated: May 2019

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