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Visit Helsinki and Tallinn on a twin-city break - Telegraph

Visit Helsinki and Tallinn on a twin-city break - Telegraph | Finland | Scoop.it

The Baltic capitals draw visitors with superb waterside scenery and a lively café culture. On one of the most highly-rated itineraries of the past year, you spend three days discovering the winding streets of Tallinn before taking the fast ferry to Helsinki, which has hundreds of tiny islands within its bounds. You’re by no means confined to the trips on the website — Cities Direct can tailor-make an itinerary to your specifications.

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World's oldest champagne auctioned for record-setting price

World's oldest champagne auctioned for record-setting price - Intl News: World's oldest champagne auctioned for record-setting price: MARIEHAMN, Finland (AFP)
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Helsinki Region for investors

Helsinki Region for investors | Finland | Scoop.it
Helsinki is a dynamic hub for international business. It is the commercial, political and cultural capital of Finland. Moreover, we are at the heart of the Baltic Sea Region, which is a rapidly developing market of more than a hundred million people. http://bit.ly/fjIqBJ
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The Courier - Fantastic Finns, super Swedes — A Baltic adventure

The Courier - Fantastic Finns, super Swedes — A Baltic adventure | Finland | Scoop.it
In the inimitable words of Monty Python: "Finland, Finland, Finland, The country where I want to be, Eating breakfast or dinner, Or snack lunch in the hall." It was with this level of searing cultural insight that William Lockwood stepped off the plane in Helsinki, ready to tackle whatever hurdles the country could throw at him, with a taste of Sweden thrown in for good luck.
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Power-loss ship detained in port

Power-loss ship detained in port | Finland | Scoop.it
A cruise ship which lost power in the Baltic is detained in Southampton following a Maritime and Coastguard Agency inspection.
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