interview

March 17, 2016
Guest blogger interview: Suvi Joensivu premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I work as a content specialist at a startup called Venuu.fi. I really enjoy my work since it demands creativity and seeing the big picture. I love good coffee, mornings, vinyls and laughing. Also, I […]
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March 10, 2016
Guest blogger interview: Hanna Kärppä premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I’m a 24-year-old journalist, Helsinki blogger and a friend of urban city culture. On my free time I spend most of my time in Helsinki’s cutest little cafes, testing delicious new brunches or traveling abroad. […]
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February 12, 2016
Guest Blogger Interview: Ksenia Kosheleva premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I am Saint Petersburg-raised and Helsinki-based journalist with a serious crash on art and travel writing – now I run Art & Food columns for Pro Helsinki. In between staring at the computer screen, I […]
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January 27, 2016
Guest Blogger Interview: Andy Kruse premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I am a family man working as an elementary school teacher and a journalist. Being an American I’m a sucker for pizza, french fries, and Coca-Cola. I feel my best after a good skatepark session […]
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July 6, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Heidi Kjellman premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I am a 30-year-old woman from Helsinki. I work as an online producer for an Internet marketing agency. I have had a food blog called Tiskivuoren Emäntä for more than five years now. So on […]
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May 22, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Elisa Clarén premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I’m a thirty-something, mother of three. I look at life through my camera, trying to catch every precious moment of it. If you would be a place in Helsinki, what would it be? I would […]
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April 27, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Otto Lilja & Alex Aalto premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? Otto: I am a bohemian explorer and a social loner, who loves normal everyday life as well as partying on weekends. My 7-day-weeks include more than my day job. Blogging, different kind of content producing projects and […]
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March 17, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Anu Nylund premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I am Anu Nylund, responsible Tourism professional specialized in Responsible Tourism and Tourism Education. I am an official Helsinki Guide for Spanish speaking visitors. I have been working more than 20 years in the Tourism […]
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March 10, 2015
Guest blogger interview:
Omar El Mrabt
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Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I am a 21-year-old media assistant who loves photography and walking around streets of Helsinki. I am half Moroccan and half Finnish so I’ve always been interested in traveling and different kinds of people, cultures […]
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March 3, 2015
Mascot interview: City of Helsinki Public Works Department’s Gunu premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? I work at the City of Helsinki Public Works Department. My job is to post photos on Instagram to show people what goes on at the department and what kind of city Helsinki is. I […]
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February 19, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Kathrin Deter premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? Nowadays I work as a freelancer in the travel and tourism industry, I also do a lot of travel writing and blogging, mainly about Helsinki. I love the nature and the seaside, so soothing and […]
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February 13, 2015
Guest blogger interview: Set Erdman premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? The last decade, plus some years, I’ve been part time teacher and part time editor. One job – very social – and the other mostly spent in front of a computer. It gives me balance […]
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October 24, 2014
Guest blogger interview: Veronica Fossa premium
Tell us something about yourself: what do you do, what do you like, what kind of hobbies do you have? My name is Veronica, I am born and bred in Italy and have been living in Helsinki for 3 years over the last 6 years. I am an entrepreneur and I run my own company […]
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September 22, 2014
Photographer interview: Jussi Hellsten premium
It’s Tuesday morning, and I’m sitting together with Jussi Hellsten, the photographer behind the Helsinki365 project, in one of his favorite cafés – shopping center Kluuvi’s Fratello. It’s been about 10 months since we at Visit Helsinki started our one-year-long collaboration with Hellsten. I’m interested in knowing how the project has graduated and what kind of person lies […]
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