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Evidence Oswald was not a Real Defector to USSR

WhoWhatWhy 22 Nov 2023
The only exception to this was the less-frequented consulate in Helsinki; an official there could fulfill a tourist visa request in 24 hours or less ... citizen who purchases a tourist package to the USSR can get a visa in as little as 24 hours from the Soviet consulate in Helsinki.

Radisson Hotel Group opens first Radisson RED in Finland

TravelDailyNews 06 Nov 2023
The first Radisson RED hotel has arrived in Helsinki, the green capital of the world’s happiest country ... To offer the ultimate insider guest experience, Radisson RED Helsinki is launching the RED Guide, a guide to the authentic local sights in Helsinki not to be missed and unique experiences beyond the usual tourist attractions.

CityDNA Autumn Conference 2023: Paving the way for positive urban tourism

TravelDailyNews 19 Oct 2023
Aino Mellais from Helsinki Partners, Dejan Ristić from Ljubljana Tourism, and Jana Werl from Vienna Tourist Board, members of the CityDNA Advisory Council, shared their roadmap for the alliance towards diversity and belonging, underlining the importance of inclusivity.

Russian customs chief accuses EU of total lawlessness

Beijing News 11 Sep 2023
Confiscating tourists? phones and cars, as advised by Brussels, would be ?utter nonsense,? Ruslan Davydov has said. Russia's interim customs chief has blasted as both ridiculous and illegal the European Commission's instruction to EU member states to confiscate personal possessions of arriving Russian tourists.

Russian customs chief accuses EU of ‘total lawlessness’

Russia Today 11 Sep 2023
Confiscating tourists’ phones and cars, as advised by Brussels, would be “utter nonsense,” Ruslan Davydov has insisted. Russia’s interim customs chief has blasted the European Commission’s instruction to EU member states to confiscate personal possessions of arriving Russian tourists.

Spain named partner country for Matka Travel Fair 2024

TravelDailyNews 05 Sep 2023
This collaboration will be reflected through Spain’s expansive exhibition stand, engaging stage programs, and integrated marketing efforts, infusing the essence of Spain into the January event 19–21 Jan, 2024, in Helsinki ... Jiménez Novella, from the Spanish Tourist Office in Helsinki ... .

EU country with most visitors to Russia revealed

Russia Today 07 Aug 2023
Germans still formed the largest EU tourist group in Russia this year, as they accounted for 45% of all entries to Russia for tourist purposes. Out of 38,500 recorded EU tourist visits, 17,500 were made by Germans, the FSB data show ... Helsinki closed the nation’s borders to Russians holding Schengen tourist visas in autumn 2022.

Putin only has himself to blame for the end of Finlandisation

The Spectator 09 Apr 2023
Russian tourists on weekend jaunts to Helsinki bought western goods in the big stores ... Even so, I vividly remember speaking at a public conference in Helsinki in 2014 – after the annexation of Crimea – when the usual local pleasantries were expressed about the need for peace and progress.

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.

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