Colourful architecture, rich history and reindeer salami: Discover the city of Helsinki
WITH ENDLESS daylight, beautiful architecture and plenty of outdoor activities, Express.co.uk is convinced Helsinki is a great city for a summer break. Here is why!
Nestled on the rocky northern shore of the Gulf of Finland, this elegant metropolis presents a fantastic mix of historic grandeur and cutting-edge, Nordic design. Its history dates back to the 16th century, but Helsinki has a distinctly 21st century vibe thanks to its pristine streets, colorful parks and smart cafés. The city is particularly loved for its bold architecture, including the impressive Senate Square, the towering Helsinki Cathedral and the unforgettable Rock Church.
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