So, we had booked a a 3-day tour from LA to Las Vegas and Grand Canyon. I had checked it all, read all the reviews very carefully since the tour was surprisingly cheap and it all seemed fine. It was supposed to be conducted in English and Chinese (clue number 1) but all the reviewers … More The series of unfortunate surprises pt. 1
Odottelimme bussia Los Angelesin Chinatownissa. Oli varhainen aamuyö, eikä paikalla ollut vielä ketään muuta. Olin varannut meille kolmen päivän retken Losista Las Vegasiin ja sieltä grand Canyonille. Retken hintaan sisältyi bussikuljetukset ja kaksi yötä hotellissa Vegasissa. Opastus tarjottiin englanniksi ja kiinaksi (vihje nro 1). Koska retken hinta oli uskomattoman edullinen, voitte uskoa että olin etukäteen … More Wake up, Las Vegas!
My dream destinations: These are the places I will go once in my life. Not in any specific order. Hopefully I get to share my amazing experiences in these places in this blog. 1. Ireland 2. Iceland 3. Amsterdam 4. Cambodia 5. Thailand 6. Singapore 7. New Zealand 8. Morocco 9. Egypt 10. Hawaii 11. … More The Map of My Dreams
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
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
London is calling tomorrow! It’s time for my late spring break. And did I choose to spend it skiing in some ski-resort in Lapland, or in a fancy spa hotel around the capital area? Oh no, I am doing something much more cool. I’m taking my little sister to the “Old Country”, the good … More Packing is what I do the best