17/04/2019

Public transport in Helsinki - New Zones

Again. New changes at the public transport system in Helsinki. New coding of the travel zones, starting from 27.4.2019.

08/04/2019

Learning Finnish with Music 3

Translating songs so far has been fun, so I am gonna continue with it. :)
This week we look at a song called "Pitääkö synnytyksessä todellakin olla alapää paljaana?" (Does one really have to have fully naked bottom during labour?) again by a Finnish duo Kalevauva.fi. 


01/04/2019

Symphonic poem Finlandia

Let's talk Finlandia, an iconic symphonic poem composed by a beloved Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.

25/03/2019

Learning Finnish with Music 2

Let's translate a song called "Sohva haisee perseeltä" (Couch smells like an ass) by a Finnish duo of song-writers and trubadurs Kalevauva.fi. 

18/03/2019

Learning Finnish with Music

Let's translate a song called "Mies syö lapsen vanukkaat" by a duo Kalevauva.fi. 
Warning - explicit language included.

08/02/2019

How to Get a Divorce in Finland

Photo by Kristina Tripkovic on Unsplash
This is one of the sad posts, guys. I am gonna guide you through a process of separation and a divorce. Practical tips and step by step guidance on how to get divorced in Finland.

04/01/2019

Örö island

One of the islands at the Sea Archipelago. Former military area open to the public only in 2015. Pictures included.

13/12/2018

St. Lucia´s Day

pic by Bengt Nyman from Flickr
The 13th of December is official St. Lucia's Day and it is filled with traditions. And because my daughter is called Lucia, I simply have to share with you, what I know. :)

11/12/2018

Muumi, part 1

Famous Finnish children story characters from a Swedish speaking Finnish writer Tove Jansson. Peek into their world and get to know them.

08/12/2018

Fancy karaoke in Helsinki

Let me introduce you to some of the "fancier" karaoke places... where you can not only sing but also dress up and drink in style... :-P