Tips & Tricks
CAR RENTALS – the following car rental agencies operate in Helsinki: Auto Alex: +358 40 522 3938 Avis Rent a Car: +358 9 441 155 Budget:+358 207 466 618 Euro Rent: +358 9 477 2277 (24 h). Europcar: +358 200 12154 Hertz: +358 200 11 22 33 Lacara: +358 9 719 062. Scandia Rent: +358 […]
Finland (the easternmost part of Scandinavia) is a young country compared to its neighbors, such as Sweden and Russia. Along with previous Viking penetration of Finland during its existence, this country was a part of the Kingdom of Sweden from the 13th century to 1809 (when most of what’s now Finland was ceded to the […]
Bank of Finland Museum (Snellmaninkatu 2, Helsinki) – opened in 2003, this museum’s displays include the history of money in Finland and abroad as well as the role of the Bank of Finland in the European System of Central Banks. The Bank of Finland Museum has especially been designed for Finnish school pupils and students. […]
Forum (Mannerheimintie 14-20, Helsinki) – this shopping mall is one of the largest in Helsinki, with 120 retailers, including Dressmann, Esprit, H&M, and a variety of regional & local brands. There are also some cafés and eateries like McDonald’s.
Adams & Shanghai Cowboy (Erottajankatu 15-17, Hensinki) – located in the heart of the city, this is both a nightclub and a restaurant, featuring a stream of up-and-coming Finnish and international dance music acts and DJs. Since this location used to be a movie house (from 1915 to 1987), it occasionally shows films screenings on […]
Casino Helsinki (Mikonkatu 19, Hensinki) – this casino offers an extensive array of table games including: American roulette, Blackjack, Red Dog, Oasis Poker, Punto Banco and five different poker games. It also has 300 slot machines. Its specialties are the Derby horse racing game, the Touch Bet Roulette and Lightning Poker. It also has a […]