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Where do Helsinkians take their very dearest guests to eat, drink, shop or spend free time?

Our Helsinki experts, journalists and photographers tell stories about Helsinki’s hidden gems..

We favour small, bold, surprising, visionary places. Or places otherwise worth seeing. These are the gems, which are familiar to many locals, but also absolutely deserve the attention of travelers.

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Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Helsinki Ice Hall does not sound like a rock club. But the Black Box brings there a new rock club concept. Black Box offers large-scale live shows in an intimate space bursting with energy of maximum 3 000 people.

To see

To experience

Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Helsinki Ice Hall does not sound like a rock club. But the Black Box brings there a new rock club concept. Black Box offers large-scale live shows in an intimate space bursting with energy of maximum 3 000 people.

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Sauna Phenomenon Sompasauna

Sauna Phenomenon Sompasauna

A sauna built illicitly on a wasteland has become a phenomenon, which can’t be defeated even by many misfortunes. Now the travelers from abroad have found their way there, too.

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To taste

To hear

Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Black Box – The biggest Rock Club in Helsinki

Helsinki Ice Hall does not sound like a rock club. But the Black Box brings there a new rock club concept. Black Box offers large-scale live shows in an intimate space bursting with energy of maximum 3 000 people.

read more

To shop

What a Crap -design products

What a Crap -design products

The print products of ”Crap store” are based on a bizarre sense of humour to resist the positive-thinking-crap. And just because of honest annoyance. One can think of this as a typical Finnish phenomenon.

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