Finland Travelogue 5: Helsinki

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This will be my last post on Finland and it is saved for Helsinki, the capital and largest city in Finland. I apologise but this one will be mostly just pictures.

Our first meal in Helsinki:

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Christmas Market (one of my favourite reasons for visiting Europe at the end of the year):

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Turku Cathedral (Turku is the old capital of Finland):

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Turku Castle, which dates back to 12th Century:

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Some of the other sights around town:

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I just had to take picture of the mannequins below:

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We took a tram to Market Square and Vanha Kauppahalli (Old Market Hall).

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Helsinki Orthodox Cathedral (love the beautiful reddish brown tones of the building):

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Temppeliaukio Church aka Church of Rock:

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That’s all folks!

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