Picture of a Finnish man in nature in Uutela, Vuosaari, Finland

Pauliina Toivanen August 31, 2018

The Wild Wild East of Helsinki – Uutela, Vuosaari

What to do on a grey day in Helsinki? Hop on a subway and take a time travel to the remains of Ice Age which ended in Finland 13 000 years ago. The recreation area of Uutela is filled with exquisite lagoons, smooth glaciated cliffs and fresh wild food.

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Picture of a Nordic bearded man gazing a pond in Viikki-Vanhankaupunginlahti, Helsinki nature sight

Annika Hannus June 11, 2018

Helsinki Sights: Viikki-Vanhankaupunginlahti

Escape to a nordic jungle just a short bike, metro or bus ride away from the city center of Helsinki! Learn to recognize the edible plants in the area of Viikki-Vanhankaupunginlahti filled with magical groves and breathtaking reed beds.

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