Eating out – Helsinki

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24 hours in Helsinki

It’s a city for swish design, coffee, Scandi food  and technical clothing. Don’t kid yourself. Helsinki in winter is cold. But there are plenty of things to warm you up, from the original saunas (saw-na) to epic hot dogs.  You could go for a week. You could turn your visit into a two day minibreak […]

Kaffa – best coffee in Helsinki?

Kaffa – best coffee in Helsinki?

There’s lots to like about about Helsinki. For one, the Finns are outrageously polite (potentially something that goes hand in hand with being one of the least corrupt countries in the world). There’s more Marimekko than you can poke a stick at. And the coffee is very good. Which makes sense for a country where […]