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19 February, 2020

Helsinki

People make the city. Helsinki buzzes with an atmosphere of constant action. Here you will find the best tips for what to do in Helsinki.

If you go down to the woods today – The 6 best nature destinations around Helsinki

Finland is the most forested country in Europe, meaning that you don’t need to venture far from central Helsinki to go down to the woods. Here are six places within easy reach of the capital where you can experience the Finnish forest at its peaceful best.  

In Pornaistenniemi on the western shore of the bay, you can explore a black alder forest, and duckboards through the reeds take you from Arabia to the idyllic island of Lammassaari.

Why Helsinki’s at the forefront of an incredible new food revolution

The EU’s northernmost capital is home to a new food philosophy with its roots far to the south. Why did the new Anatolian kitchen movement — dedicated to fusing thousands of locally sourced ingredients — make an entrance here? Let’s meet the man who’s made it happen to find out.

The long white ramp that leads to the exhibitions in Kiasma

The art museums and galleries of central Helsinki

Lux Helsinki Event in Helsinki

See & Do in Helsinki: Lux Helsinki 2019

Hotel St. George Helsinki

Our New Year's Resolutions for 2019

Finnish History in 15 Short Chapters

Letting off steam: How to discover the perfect Helsinki sauna for you

DAYTRIP: Nuuksio National Park

Christmas markets in Helsinki 2018

Living in a new Renaissance of Finnish bread culture

Lifestyle magazine Monocle’s travel guide series gets a Helsinki edition

Mehmet Gürs' Restaurant Andrea serves anatolian flavours in downtown Helsinki

How chef superstar Mehmet Gürs came home to Helsinki

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