Press Releases • Feb 06, 2014 14:02 GMT
Finland is one of the most northernmost countries in the world and while winter can be marked by snowy weather, long nights and cold days, the Finns know how to make the most of it. From snow-sure Lapland to cosmopolitan Helsinki, there’s a calendar jam-packed with fun and quirky events across the Nordic country that will keep the whole family warm and amused.
Press Releases • Aug 29, 2013 13:04 BST
Autumn in Finland is a time for celebrating food. The waters and forests are full of it, and the Helsinki Baltic Herring Fair is a great manifestation of seafood culture in Finland. Dig even deeper into the roots of Finnish cuisine and take part in a foraging excursion to forests just outside the capital.
Press Releases • May 15, 2013 08:26 BST
The Delicacies of Finland local food event showcases the country’s provincial flavours in the centre of Helsinki at the end of August. Organized in conjunction with the Syystober Beer Festival, and coinciding with the Helsinki Festival, this is the weekend to book a tasty and cultural city break in Helsinki.
Press Releases • Dec 11, 2012 10:49 GMT
In recent years, a score of young chefs armed with pride in Nordic cuisine and a passion for local ingredients have set up their own restaurants in Finnish capital Helsinki. See our tips on where to go foraging for fresh northern flavours on your visit.