Men are sitting and cooling down after sauna. It is not cold outside, around 0 C. After few minutes they will go in again and have some good heat! Beer is nice also... This is one of the last few public saunas left in Helsinki downtown.
helsinki bikes: ride in style
the finns are not taking their bike business lightly. everyone here rides a bike and unlike, say, berliners, most people appear to ride fancy bikes, rather than fleamarket ones. maybe that's down to a lower rate f bike stealth, maybe it's the culture. i personally only recently bought a fancy bike (after riding an incredibly ugly grey mountain bike for 2 years), as i had been marvelling at proud holland bikes for the longest time. while bike-spotting in helsinki, the biggest impression on me…
Helsinki saa uuden yleisen saunan
Voiko kaupunkilainen rakentaa nyky-Helsinkiin julkisen rakennuksen? Kun arkkitehti Tuomas Toivonen ja suunnittelija Nene Tsuboi ystävineen työstivät tätä ajatusta, syntyi idea uuden yleisen saunan rakentamisesta Helsinkiin.