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Stories and Tips Tampere

Turku City

Written by Red Mezz on 30 Oct, 2007

My summer in the lake riddled lands of Sweden, Finland and nearby Eastern Europe brought me through five different cities each of which left an inordinately distinct and lasting impression. I've spent enough time in the countries of Europe to know well to expect such…Read More


Tampere City

Written by Red Mezz on 22 Oct, 2007

Though our summer trip through Scandinavia pit stopped through a lot of cities from Stockholm to Tallinn - our main stay was in the smallish city of Tampere in Finland. Though considered one of the biggest and most culturally important cities in Finland and even…Read More


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The Lakes of Juva and central Finland

Written by Red Mezz on 23 May, 2007

Of the many outdoor pursuits that Finland is so well suited to in the summer time, few can be as relaxing and rewarding as fishing its many pristine lakes and rivers. The pastime of fishing in Finland is one that has great historical tradition with…Read More


Comming to Tampere

Written by StaneStane on 24 Aug, 2005

Tampere is very well connected so if you want to reach it you have many choices of means of transportation. Pirkala is Tampere's small international airports with conenctions via Helsinki to all major European destinations and direct flights to most big nordic cities. Ryan Air is…Read More


Viikinsaari island

Written by StaneStane on 03 May, 2005

Viikinsaari island in Pyhäjärvi Lake is the favorite picnic spot of Tampere. It takes only 20 minutes by boat to get there from the center of Tampere city. It's a perfect place of a family day out. It's one of these places where you can…Read More


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Verkaranta

Written by StaneStane on 03 May, 2005

Now, this is sophisticated, posh place, a gallery of handcrafted art items and a very good café as well. It is situated right in the epicenter of Tampere. The balcony of the café overlooks the Tamerkoski rapids and offers splendid view of historical factory district…Read More


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