The Best of Helsinki competition gives you the chance to vote for Helsinki’s best tourism experiences. All participants will be entered into a prize drawing for the chance to win the first ever Key to the City, entitling the holder to exclusive experiences in Helsinki! The winner gets all this: 1 night stay for two [...]
Matchless! Designers inspire Michelin star restaurant – Toikka & Aarnio at Chez Dominique this summer!
This summer top chef Hans Välimäki’s restaurant Chez Dominique has decided to keep its doors open throughout the summer, something that happens only at rare occasions. Besides embellishing Helsinki’s gastonomical summer, it also offer a true summery surprise: Finnish design shine in the restaurant both on the plates and in the interior! Hans Välimäki’s tribute [...]
The Finnish Design Shop has just opened a new pop up shop for the summer at the Old Customs Warehouse on the waterfront of Katajanokka district, in conjunction with finnishdesignshop.com. The shop offers over 400 items of Finnish and international design, filling the entire ground floor of the grand and picturesque Old Customs Warehouse building. [...]
Vintage Helsinki posters on display at art cafés Espresso Edge and Summer Edge throughout the summer!
At a walking distance from the immediate city center of Helsinki, and next to the green Kaisaniemi park, in Kruununhaka, lies café Espresso Edge that has charmed by-passers already for eight years. Belonging to the same café family, there is also 2-year-old Café Summer Edge which is located on the historical center of Helsinki. The [...]
When stepping into Good Life Coffee the customer immediately notices that the wall between the street door and the internal door is decorated with old used coffee bags – the coffees that have left a memory in the life of the café owner. In this Kallio based café coffee is truly appreciated and it feels [...]