Getaway to Helsinki

Europe It is a fantastic continent to make getaways and discover incredible places in a couple of days, and it is that the short distances between countries makes traveling much easier. If you like to get away and be aware of cheap flight offers to be able to travel frequently, look for the possibility of traveling to Helsinki because I know you will love it.

Despite not being one of the preferred destinations for all those who travel to the Scandinavian countries (Denmark, Sweden or Norway are always ahead), the truth is that Finland is a beautiful country and in Helsinki, its capital, you can find many places of interest. Make a getaway to helsinki and take this three-day route to discover the best of the city:

Day 1: On the first day you can visit a few sites, all of them cultural so you don't get tired after the trip. Head over to him Mail Museum (You will see the history of the postal service throughout the country, including sleds that were formerly used for delivery), by the Finnish Museum of Photography (it has spectacular collections of the best Finnish artists) or by the Punavuori Park (a beautiful park to spend a couple of hours relaxing and around it has a lot of shops and cafes).

Day 2: You can visit the Bank of Finland Museum (you will see the history of money in Finland and what its finances were and are like), the Uspenski Church (It is a red church that is on the highest hill in the city, in a spectacular setting. It is Orthodox and its architecture is impressive) or the Central Market (There are a lot of stores where you can buy typical products in addition to souvenirs).

Day 3: The last day you can spend it visiting the Suomenlinna island (It will take you half a day but it is highly recommended to take a walk there and see all the history that was carved as one of the forts of the city) and also at islands of the portThey are other islands around the city and are also great for a quiet day out.

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