Get To Know Suomenlinna Sea Fortress (In Helsinki)
Suomenlinna Sea Fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage site and definetely the most interesting place to see in Helsinki. Get to know it by reading this short summary of it´s history.
Grave of Augustin Ehrensvärd, the Swedish Field Marshal who constructed Suomenlinna Sea Fortress
The construction of Suomenlinna Sea Fortress was headed by Swedish Count and Field Marshal Ehrensvärd whose grave memorial can be found on the island. #Helsinki #Finland #Suomenlinna #History
Sunset in Suomenlinna sea fortress
#Suomenlinna #Helsinki #Finland #Travelphotos #Sunset #Dronephotos This is Suomenlinna fortress island during sunset in Helsinki, Finland. The building on the foreground is the island church which also doubles as a fully functional lighthouse.
Beautiful old Helsinki and the story behind it - Julius Jansson
This is the Old Helsinki! The Senate Square and the Helsinki Cathedral. #Helsinki #OldHelsinki #Photography #Finland #Travel #Europe #Scandinavia
Lake in Finland
#Finland #Lake #Landscape #Photography Finland has 10s of thousands of lakes. This one is lake Gallträsk just about 30 min away from the downtown Helsinki, the capital of Finland. Still it looks like complete wilderness.
Get to know Amos Rex Museum in Helsinki - Julius Jansson
#Helsinki #Finland #AmosRex – This is the new Amos Rex museum in Helsinki, Finland. The museum, that became wildly succesfull immediately when it was opened, is located for the most part underground below the courtyard and those cones you see in the picture. This courtyard used to be the main bus station in Helsinki.
Dream of a villa destroyed by death - Julius Jansson
#WWI #Fortress #History #Ruins Look down and you might find something! Like a 100 years old Russian fortress. In Finland. Near Helsinki. And about 15 minute walk from my front door. Read why it´s there and learn a bit of Finnish history!