Anniversary in Riga

I’ve been curious about traveling in the Baltic countries for some time now. Everyone tells me that it’s gotten much more safe in the past few years and I know it would be cheaper than Southern Europe and closer to  Finland too. In the 7th grade my school chorus made a trip to Vilnius in … More Anniversary in Riga

EAT – 4. Umeshu

I’ve been craving for good sushi all summer and finally we had time to visit Umeshu, the 4th restaurant from the Eat book. I was expecting a big fancy place but it turned out to be very small place with open kitchen. The hostess was really nice but the waiter kind of indifferent. We ordered … More EAT – 4. Umeshu

Day in Tallinn

Tallinn is probably the easiest and the cheapest day-trip destination for people in Helsinki. It’s only 2-hour-boat-trip away, different companies offer ferries so basically you can choose from 13 departure times, and you can get return ticket for 15-30 €. Even though Finns enjoy the cheap booze and fake Vuitton bags, Tallinn is also culturally … More Day in Tallinn