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Helsinki

Helsinki (Helsingfors) is the capital of Finland, located in the southern region of Uusimaa. Helsinki offers many attractions and cultural highlights in every season of the year.

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Icy Helsinki cityscape

Once winter starts in Helsinki the landscape turns into a picturesque icy cityscape.

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Helsinki panorama

One of the greatest panorama views of Helsinki you can get from the Ateljee bar.

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Helsinki rooftops

Scenic winter view of Helsinki rooftops towards Eira, the sunny south side of this capital. On the right corner the Helsinki Old church, and further the towers of St. Johns church.

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Beautiful couple ice walking

Ice walking is a unique experience. If you like to go on the ice, Helsinki has a lot of great possibilities in the winter when the Baltic Sea, rivers and lakes are frozen.

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Nordic skiing

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Play the puck

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