Abandoned and flooded: Rummu prison in Estonia
Have you seen pictures and videos of this weird place where a ruined concrete building appears to be suddenly swallowed by a exceptionally blue lake? It´s the Rummu quarry, and yes, it is as amazing as it looks. Read more to find out more about it! #Estonia #Rummu #Abandoned #Flooded #Ruins #WeirdPlaces #UniquePlaces #Travel #Sightseeing
Winter Sea Pool In Helsinki - Julius Jansson
#Finland #Helsinki #Winter Would you swim in this pool when it´s super freezing outside? Maybe you should, even if you don´t like cold that much. The Allas Sea Pool is heated to comfortable temperature of 28 degrees all around the year.
The New Library In Helsinki
#Library #Architechture #Finland #Helsinki Finland is famous for it´s publicly funded services that are available to all the citizen with little or no extra cost. (Meaning that of course they have paid for them with their taxes.) It´s libraries are something the whole Finland is especially proud of. Now Helsinki has completed a huge investment in just that: a new public library right in the center of the city. It´s called Oodi (The Ode) and it features some remarkable architechture.
The New Library in Helsinki
#Architechture #Finland #Helsinki #Travel #Library Finland is famous for it´s publicly funded services that are available to all the citizen with little or no extra cost. (Meaning that of course they have paid for them with their taxes.) It´s libraries are something the whole Finland is especially proud of. Now Helsinki has completed a huge investment in just that: a new public library right in the center of the city. It´s called Oodi (The Ode) and it features some remarkable…
Broken Finnish Sauna
#Finnish #Sauna #Finland #TravelPhotos This sauna can be found in the lake Tampaja in Kirkkonummi, about 45 min drive from Helsinki. There is a nice little public beach right by it. It´s a bit of a secret spot so even during the hottest time of the summer there weren´t too many people there. Highly recommended for swimming! Going to sauna? Not so much.
The Millennium Bridge in London
#London #England #UK #Britain #Travelphotos This is the Millennium Bridge in London, England. Originally opened in 2000, this pedestrian bridge connects both sides of Thames river. You can walk from the City of London to Bankside. The building you see in the backgroud here is the St. Paul´s Cathedral on the City side of the river.
The Shard, London
#London #England #TravelPhotos The Shard is a skyscraper in London that was once the tallest building in Europe with it´s height of 310 meters. The builiding that is owned by the state of Qatar has restaurants, office space, a 5-star hotel and even 10 luxury apartments. Here The Shard is shot from the Millennium bridge crossing the Thames.
Sunset in Estonia
#Estonia #Dronephotos #Travelphotos Neeme is a small-ish peninsula some 40 kilometers from Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. How did I discover this beautiful place? I spend quite a bit of time in Estonia with my family. This time we were there on a summer vacation. My method of finding new interesting places is simple: by going to Instagram and checking out what kind of places people shoot photos at and looking up interesting places on the map.
#Skillinge #Skåne #Sweden Have you been to Skillinge in southern Sweden? It´s a nice coastal town with old houses, a marina and large open fields surrounding it. For me it was one of those places you visit once and it just sticks in your memory forever.
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.
New memorial for victims of communism in Tallinn, Estonia - Julius Jansson
This place is the new memorial for victims of communist terror in Estonia, inflicted by Soviet Union during the 50 years of occupation. The memorial, opened in 2018, includes a path between two black walls running from symbolical "home garden" to the sea below. These walls have about 22 000 names of people who were either murdered or lost their lives in harsh conditions in forced exile in northern Russia. #Estonia #Tallinn #Baltic #BalticStates #History #Memorial
Kustaanmiekka strait in Helsinki - Julius Jansson
The most unique location in Helsinki! This is the Kustaanmiekka strait, a narrow passage that even the largest ships need to navigate through when entering Helsinki South harbor. #Helsinki #Finland #Travel #Landscape #Suomenlinna #Dronephoto