Helsinki - Post Report Question and Answers

What are some typical ways to socialize, either with local people or with other expatriates? Are there groups or clubs that you can recommend?

There are some active groups, such as the Finnish-American Association, or Suomi-Amerikka Yhdistys (SAM), and those inclined to rally around their home flags should be able to find at least a few like-minded people for socialization. - Oct 2018

Concerts, dinners at friends' houses, coffee shops...Lots of museums, music events, etc. - Jan 2011

There is some entertaining, but most people do their own thing. - May 2010

There is a lot to do here. However, most shops and restaurants are closed on Sundays during non-summer months. - Apr 2009

There are lots of restaurants, movie theaters( movies in English), bars, discos, etc. - Mar 2008

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