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Merellinen Näkymä

tags: Merellinen näkymä, Helsinki, Finland, travel, photography, image of the day Merellinen näkymä (nautical scene) Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 15 May 2010 [larger view].

tags: The Free Hugs Campaign in Finland, Helsinki, free hugs, silly, humor, funny, offbeat, weird, life, Finland, Helsinki, streaming video The Finnish winter is long, dark and difficult for many people. So a group of Helsinki residents started a free hugs campaign to cheer people up. A group calling themselves, “FreeHugs Finland” had been promoting…

tags: education, PhD defense, cultural observation, travelFinland, Helsinki Image: GrrlScientist, 3 July 2009 [larger view].

tags: Helsingin tuomiokirkko, Suurkirkko, Helsinki Cathedral, Helsinki, Finland, travel, cities, architecture, photography Helsingin tuomiokirkko or Suurkirkko (Helsinki Cathedral), Helsinki, Finland. This is an Evangelical Lutheran cathedral located in the center of Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 23 July 2009 [larger view]

Viimeinen Mammutti

tags: Hevisaurus, Viimeinen Mammutti, Finnish Dinosaur Rock, Tavastia Klubi, Helsinki Finland, music video, humor, funny, silly, streaming video Finnish Dinosaur Rock aimed specifically at the under 5 crowd — now why don’t they do fun stuff like this in Germany??

Suomenlinnan Suvi

tags: Suomenlinnan Suvi, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinnan Suvi (Suomenlinna summer). Soumenlinna, Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view].

Suomenlinnan Muuri, 4

tags: Suomenlinnan Muuri, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinnan Muuri (Suomenlinna wall). Soumenlinna, Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view]. I like the contrast between the cool blue tones of the stones in the wall and the warmer yellow tones of the grass growing up around the walls ..

Suomenlinnan Telakalta, 3

tags: Suomenlinnan Telakalta, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinnan Telakalta (Suomenlinna shipyard). Soumenlinna, Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view].

Suomenlinnan Telakalta, 2

tags: Suomenlinnan Telakalta, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinnan Telakalta (Suomenlinna shipyard). Soumenlinna, Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view].

Suomenlinnan Telakalta, 1

tags: Suomenlinnan Telakalta, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinnan Telakalta (Suomenlinna shipyard). Soumenlinna, Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view].