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Address: Seurasaari, Helsinki 00250, Finland
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Feeling of Old Finnish life

So nice to walk and visit farmhouses,a church and lot of buildings. A countryside almost in the middle of Helsinki. Wood and timber architecture as it's best as it and were in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So nice to walk and visit farmhouses,a church and lot of buildings. A countryside almost in the middle of Helsinki. Wood and timber architecture as it's best as it and were in Finland.

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice selection of traditional buildings of different types, relaxing walk through the island with viewpoints all around. Few cafes and a summer restaurant. Bring some nuts for the half tame squirrels.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place where you can come and have a walk while seeing different things related Finnish culture. To see how they were living and what type of houses helps to understand how much everything has changed. Great for Summer time and specially coming with kids to enjoy a nice meal (in a restaurant or your own one...)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Historical place. Lot of buildings and cottages from around the Finland. There is lot of animals in the Island and also really nice church (there is lot of weddings in the summer time). It is nice place just walk and hanging around. You can find also some restaurants or you can take our own picnic with you.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxing place for a walk. Green island - perfect for a lonely walk or a family stroll. Squirells eats directly from children hands.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful island with great walks through history. Enjoy the fresh air and pop in to some lovely cafes there too. It is unspoilt and just a gorgeous place to visit.

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Thank 549SarahH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place for walking and calm down. Popular area, but not too crowded, I think. At mid summer you can enjoy of a bonfire over here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good place for walking in the nature by the sea almost in the middle of the city. In the summer even nicer and possibility for outdoor museum visit and nice place for picnic.

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Punta del Este, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finland is a very nice places, a lot of tidy cities, museums, bars, restaurants. Polite people and very good bear, indeed.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This island are very plesant visit place. There are old wood made building and nature. Midsummer eve there are big celebrating for Midsummer. Include real wedding seromny, traditional Midsummer eve party and there are burning lot of Midsummer bonfires. On wintertime there are very quiet place visit. There are very nice summer restaurant

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