Tag Archives: transport

in which the finns prove they can “wuhuu”* with the best of them

For most of you it will have completely escaped your notice that the International Ice Hockey World Championships were on recently. I found out while watching the second Eurovision semifinal with a friend, whom we shall call ‘Finn 1′, as … Continue reading

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on the general whereabouts of hot chocolate

my first story from Helsinki involves a small cafe near the train station. we arrived around 8.30 in the morning, as it was starting to get light. feeling it important that i practised my finnish-speaking skills, I went and ordered … Continue reading

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spoilt brat adventures

So far this has been less a holiday of scungy student living, and more your spoilt brat living the high life holiday. We caught a taxi through the streets of Stockholm at 6.15 in the morning – pretty, pitch black, … Continue reading

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