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How to enjoy the world's most expensive city - on a budget! From Michelin-starred street ...

The Daily Mail 10 Jan 2023
Singapore has been named the joint most expensive city to live in alongside New York - but you can still have a stand-out time in the Asian city-state on a shoestring budget ... RELATED ARTICLES ... Ailbhe MacMahon was hosted by Singapore Tourist Board ... Finnair flies from Heathrow to Helsinki up to five times a day, and from Helsinki to Singapore daily ... .

Finland to Impose Restrictions for Chinese Tourists If EU Makes No Decision

Sputnik 04 Jan 2023
HELSINKI (Sputnik) - Finland will impose restrictions for Chinese tourists due to the COVID-19 situation in China if no measures are proposed at the European level, Finnish Minister for Family Affairs and Social Services Krista Kiuru said ....

Finland's ambassador to Israel talks diplomacy, Jews, NATO

The Jerusalem Post 30 Dec 2022
It’s a tourist’s paradise ... Today, our countries have strong economic and cultural ties, and there is considerable tourist travel between Israel and Finland and regular direct flights between Tel Aviv and Helsinki ... Finland's flag flutters in Helsinki, Finland, May 3, 2017 (credit ... The main synagogues are in Helsinki and Turku.

What to see and do at Finland’s oldest mental hospital, in Helsinki, reborn as cultural ...

South China Morning Post 19 Dec 2022
Finland’s oldest mental hospital, in Helsinki, may sound an unlikely tourist attraction, but visitors can enjoy history tours, foraging for mushrooms on its grounds, or a picnic on its beach ... .

President Joe Biden declassifies thousands of JFK assassination files

Alternet 16 Dec 2022
Prompted by an executive order signed by President Biden, The National Archives and Records Administration released 13,173 on Thursday that shed further light on the 1963 assassination of John F. Kennedy ... One of the documents dated looks into the significance of Oswald's tourist visa to enter Russia from the Soviet Embassy at Helsinki ... .

Visiting Santa: KLM Launches Flights To Rovaniemi In Finland

Simple Flying 05 Dec 2022
... attracts lots of tourists for Christmas and winter fun.

Travel: The warmth of the cold

Hindustan Times 18 Nov 2022
On either side of the grand entrance to the Helsinki Central Railway Station stand two statues, each holding a spherical lamp that lights up at night ... “We call it Helsinki’s ugliest building!” ... The Helsinki cathedral ... The Kaisaniemi Botanic Garden, one of Helsinki’s most popular tourist attractions.

These are the smartest cities in Europe

The News International 16 Nov 2022
Another one from Spain, Santander is not just a vibrant destination but also has become a smart city with its Santander City App which helps locals and tourists to enjoy facilities in the city ... Helsinki, Finland ... Whim, the application launched by the Helsinki government, helps people move around the city effortlessly.

Finland's President Says Ban on Tourist Visas for Russians Has No Time Limit

Urdu Point 05 Nov 2022
Helsinki restricted entry to Finland for Russians with tourist and transit visas from September 30, thus becoming the latest ...

We must not abandon Russians to Putin’s sphere of influence

The Observer 27 Oct 2022
In Lapland and eastern Finland especially, trade and tourism flourished, thanks to Russian tourists shopping and holidaying. More border crossings were built and a fast train connection between Helsinki and St Petersburg was opened ... The train connection between Helsinki and St Petersburg has been severed and crossing the border is difficult.


Economist 06 Oct 2022
In the first round of Brazil’s presidential election Jair Bolsonaro, the populist incumbent, did better than expected ... The two candidates now head to a run-off on October 30th ... Finland stopped issuing tourist visas to Russians, many of whom have been using Helsinki airport to escape on planes that are not subject to sanctions ... .

Travel to Europe: Here are 25 holiday destinations that eased COVID-19 rules

Gulf News 05 Oct 2022
Denmark has scrapped all travel restrictions for international tourists ... Helsinki Cathedral is the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran cathedral of the Diocese of Helsinki at the Senate Square ... Dublin Castle is a major Irish government complex, conference centre, and tourist attraction, of significant historical importance.

Entry of Russian citizens to Finland closed only for tourist visa holders, ambassador says

Egypt Independent 30 Sep 2022
The entry of Russian citizens to Finland is closed only for tourist visa holders, but other types of trips are still possible, according to the Russian ambassador to Helsinki ... Finns prohibit the entry of Russians for tourist purposes.

Finland announces ban on Russian tourists starting at midnight

Hindustan Times 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country ... Haavisto had earlier said he was particularly worried about Russian tourists flying through Helsinki airport to other European nations to circumvent flight bans imposed after Russia's Feb.

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