Finland represents many things to many people. So, how do you get a true perspective of what the country is really like? One very effective, and fun way, is to look at some of the fun maps shared by Finland's most popular social media publisher, Very Finnish Problems. Here's nine that give you a fabulous picture of a fantastic country.
A list they don't want you to know about: five destinations in Helsinki which have been deemed off-limits for President Donald Trump during the 2018 summit.
The work of Helsinki-based illustrator and photographer Vesa Lehtimäki brings the world of Star Wars to life right here in Helsinki.
Leaving the house during Finnish winter can feel like a massive project so here are some winter activities that don't require incredible amounts of energy.
With so much art out there it’s difficult to find a focal point. Hannu Huhtamo’s light painting photography is an art form that provides just that -- focus.
Fun Bowling and Bar in Helsinki is one of those nice spots where you can meet up with people and enjoy yourself, even during winter. Let us tell you why.
How can you make a suburb cool? If you're in Helsinki on April 21-23 2017, drop by the free Kontula Electronic music festival to find out.
There are plenty of guidebooks about Helsinki. Some are edgy, straight to the point, and contemporary -- but none compare to the brilliance, humour, and informative fun of Marc Aulén’s The Helsinki Book. Here is why.
During WWII, the Continuation War against the USSR, Helsinki was severely bombed in early 1944. These pics mix war torn streets with 2014 shots of the same.
Finns have always had an unusual relationship with alcohol. As far back as the 18th century, the French enlightenment philosopher Montesquieu referred to Finns as heavy drinkers. Consequently. despite the end of prohibition in 1932 alcohol remains under strict regulation. One result of this is a wide variety of peculiar Finnish alcohol laws.