Finland’s Oldest Bakery

Finland’s Oldest Bakery

While stopping through Helsinki solo a few weeks ago en route to Russia, I got to visit & tour Finland’s oldest bakery! This kind of thing is right up my alley, so I was a happy camper…and left on a definite sugar high ;) Cafe 

the finnish sauna experience

the finnish sauna experience

// “sauna to the finnish is sacred” // this is the description a man in helsinki gave us when we went in search of a sauna experience in helsinki. we quickly realized how true this statement is – saunas are not taken lightly around here! 

hei helsinki!

hei helsinki!

well hei right back at you, helsinki! the immediate word that comes to mind for finland = friendly. from the second we arrived we thought this place was a happy, bright, unexpected gem. i think this is because we hadn’t heard as much about it, and