Forthright in manner and bursting with national pride, they're almost frighteningly efficient.
Finland's compact capital is one of Scandinavia's best-kept secrets. Ute Junker reveals how to make a day of it.
We have ten hours to kill in Helsinki. Any ideas how to best make use of our time?
A sauna, a drink, a manicure, beautiful food – there's nothing like a five-star lounge to make you feel you have truly arrived.
Helsinki is pricey, but with a bit of careful planning you'll find ways to suit your budget.
Take a private sailing tour to see the city and surrounding archipelago from the water.
A pool where swimming naked is the norm and 19 other reasons to visit the Finnish capital.