Helsinki, Finland (by John C.) Raitio vaunut and the streets mom told me she had a hard time walking on as a teen in high heels --- I had a hard time walking in heels too in a Finland and that's recently!
Siivouspäivä - Cleaning day, twice a year in Helsinki and all over Finland. Many cities will become big flea markets when anyone can sell their stuff anywhere on the street. In a few years this has become a tradition and a huge succes!
Frrreezing - Mariannan
Londoners dreading short days and cold nights will now be able to brighten their winters Nordic-style in the middle of the city. A genuine Finnish sauna – built over 12 days on the roof of the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall by architects and interior designers from Helsinki – will open tomorrow overlooking the Thames.