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Helsinki



What are some interesting/fun things to do in the area? Can you recommend any “hidden gems"?

Great things to do are markets, going on cruises, winter sports, and cross-country skiing. - Jan 23, 2011
There are many, many museums here, fantastic architecture -- both old and new, islands and fortresses to visit, opera, ballet, music. - May 9, 2010
Visiting museum, attending concerts, walking, winter and summer sports, etc. There is a great deal to do here. - Apr 4, 2009
If you love outdoor activities, this is heaven. Finns love to exercise. Bicycling, Nordic walking and jogging are very popular. There are many indoor swimming halls, lots of parks, quaint little towns to visit and traveling throughout Europe is easy. - Mar 26, 2008