A half day tour is plenty to see the major sights in this city. The Design Museum was offered ... continue
HELSINKI: Again, buy Rick Steves’ book “Northern European Cruise Ports” for ... continue
The ship docked at Munkholmskajen which is closer than Jatkasaarentaituri. We took the bus from ... continue
City is kind of a dud. And Porvoo is equally uninspiring.
The ship docked in Helsinki at 9:00 am. There was a free shuttle from the dock to the top of the ... continue
A shuttle bus took us to the centre of this pleasant and cosmopolitan city. It rained on and ... continue
Both the old and the outside markets were colorful and interesting. Wish I'd had some local ... continue
Easy town to walk, not too much to see but worth a few hours.
Pleasant surprise. Loved the harbor market and Suomenlinna Fortress (which you get to by ferry). ... continue
First, I have to sat that we loved Helsinki. The city is easy to navigate, clean, and ... continue
Helsinki was my husband's favorite port of the cruise, and was up there on my list. It's a newer ... continue
Helsinki is also easily explored inexpensively by public transit. Purchase a day pass for 8 ... continue
Beautiful city, well laid out. Trams accessible!Food good. Amos museum is a ... continue
We took the hop on hop off bus and learnt a bit about the place.Had some delicious soup ... continue
We walked to the train and took it into the city. We went into 2 churches, the art museum gift ... continue
This was a disappointment. Did not realize Porvoo would be overridden with tourists intent on ... continue
Nothing really stood out here.
Less to see than in other Scandinavian capitals but still enough to fill day.Took ... continue
Comfortable bikes (no gears but not really needed) and a great city to bike around (flat and ... continue
I would recommend you take the shuttle into Helsinki and back. We talked to a couple who did ... continue