Travellers’ blogs
Scandic Grand Central Helsinki: opening of a new hotel in the heart of Finland’s capital

Scandic Grand Central Helsinki opened its doors to the public on Thursday the 15th of April 2021, thus putting a new hotel in Finland on the map. The hotel truly is in the heart of the capital city as you cannot find more central location as at the Central Railway Station.

16 April 2021

On the 13th of December a very beautiful, charming tradition is celebrated, i.e. the Saint Lucia’s Day. Being celebrated in the Nordics and some European countries, the main events take place in Sweden and neighbouring Finland. Having become a very popular tradition, nowadays the celebration attracts lots of foreigners as well as Finnish-speaking Finns.

16 December 2019

This chapter of the journey is dedicated to a small village located in a Swedish-speaking area of Finland, i.e. Fiskars Village. The village has a great historic meaning for the country as in 1649 it got its first development due to Fiskars Ironworks, which was founded on the shores of the Fiskars River. 

15 October 2019

Photos and reviews of islands we recommend to visit: The Azores (Portugal), The Lofoten Islands (Norway), The Aeolian Islands (Italy), The Galápagos Islands (Ecuador) and Iceland.

17 October 2018
How it was: celebrating 150th birthday of Canada

The 1st of July is the day when the Dominion of Canada was established. The country is rich in history, diverse, and has astonishing nature. On July 1, 2017 Canada celebrated its 150th birthday, which was a remarkable event.

1 July 2018

We had visited the city of Winnipeg in 2012, now 5 years later we are going to take a new look at this city to see what has changed and to explore new corners of this unusual place.

20 June 2017

Canada is the second largest country in the world, which means it has a lot to offer and lots of beautiful places to explore. We will also try to get to know people living here and get an idea of a true Canadian spirit.

21 May 2017

The journey in Finland was quite long because we had a chance to visit so many places while living here. We are going to take a look at its best moments and most remarkable places.

19 January 2016