Turku, southwest Finland, on The Baltic Sea. Finland's oldest city and first capital and a longtime centre of the arts. It is the gateway to the centuries old King's Road, a 293 mile route that travels east to St.
Tove Jansson's cottage in Klovharun island in Pellinki. Jansson was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author. Tove Jansson is best known as the author of the MOOMIN books for children.