Suomenlinna is a fortress on a group of six tiny islands near the shore. It was built to protect Helsinki on the Sea. In Sweden they, call it Sveaborg (Swedish fortress) and in Finland they say Suomenlinne (Finnish fortress). So what’s the truth?
Where do Moomins come from?
They’re said to live somewhere in Finland. Not necessarily in Turku, but you can find a lot of them there. For instant, they great you just at the airport. But Moomins are not the only thing Turku has to offer. Check this out!
Let’s face it. It was more than impossible to travel around the whole country in two days. My trip to Canda consists of Toronto and Niagara Falls. And It was already crazy enough, but totally worth it.
There is no travel without trouble. Traveling in Mexico confirmed, what I had already known. Here’s what happened in Mexico.
You never know who a friend is, until you get in trouble. Mexico was one of those situations, when someone you wouldn’t expect, turns out to be a really good friend.
And yes, I did get in trouble.
Las Vegas turned out to be everything I have ever imagined and more. No wonder it’s referred to as the city of sin. It totally is!
So I went to Miami. I was in Miami. I saw Miami beach. End of story.
. I’m kidding. It was awesome and here’s why exactly.
“Start spreadin’ the news, I’m leavin’ today
I want to be a part of it
New York, New York ”
As Frank Sintara sings in one of his great songs (click here).
Mackinac Island used to be named a turtle island. Apparently due to its shape. It’s supposed to look like a turtle. How much of a truth is that, I have no idea.