Hungry for Helsinki #01

… also known as ‘on my plate today’! One of my posts last weekend was about our new family member ‘Noa‘. Today we ventured into the city to test out riding on a bus, catching the metro (and using lifts) and as an added bonus we caught a tram! Destination: CafĂ© Ursula! The walk from Tehtaankatu…

I’d like to book a Trash-room please!

Yes, this is a real room type – in a hotel, and for sleeping in – not a place for putting the rubbish 😉 Today my work started late and with a hotel pick-up. Nothing particularly unusual about that. As the summer holiday season winds down, and we head into the shorter days, my guests are usually…

Helsinki: An alternative to Venice ;)

The canal at Ruoholahti is just one of the many little water ways in and around Helsinki. The above picture was taken today from a the terrace area of a restaurant that sits on the canal (Faro Channelside). I’ve cycled and walked past it many times, although today was the first time I’d arrived by sea. on…