Finland

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Hiili, the princess -   I went to Finland for midsummer 2019 to visit my son and his girlfriend and their two cats, Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, that travelled with his mom from Lima in Peru… Continue reading
Chamomile - Today it is Midsummer day in Sweden and Finland. Midsummer is the longest day of the year and is celebrated in Sweden and parts of Finland by raising maypoles dressed with leaves and… Continue reading
Glad midsommar! – Glad Sankt Hans! – Hyvää Juhannusta! – Happy Midsummer! 2019 - Today it is Midsummer Eve in Sweden and Finland. Midsummer is the longest day of the year and is celebrated in Sweden and parts of Finland by raising maypoles dressed with leaves and… Continue reading
Revisiting finished work in progress in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki in december 2018 - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in August 2018 I saw work in progress. On Christmas Eve 2019 I revisited the site and the picture above shows how it looks finished. Below how it looked… Continue reading
Elk paintings in a tunnel by Kamppi, Helsinki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in August 2018 we went through a tunnel into the Kamppi. On the walls were paintings in the style of prehistoric cave paintings or the kind of rockcarving that… Continue reading
Pattern Mural by Multicolored Dreams at Myyrmäki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in November 2016 I visited Myyrmäki railway station that is painted both on the inside and on the outside covering 600 square feet of wall space painted by the… Continue reading
Owl Mural by Multicolored Dreams at Myyrmäki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in November 2016 I visited Myyrmäki railway station that is painted both on the inside and on the outside covering 600 square feet of wall space painted by the… Continue reading
Cat Mural by Multicolored Dreams at Myyrmäki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in November 2016 I visited Myyrmäki railway station that is painted both on the inside and on the outside covering 600 square feet of wall space painted by the… Continue reading
Owl mural in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - Visiting Pasila / Böle in Helsinki in Finland I took a picture of this big owl in August 2018. More pictures on Monday Murals.
Lace pattern in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - Visiting Pasila / Böle in Helsinki in Finland I took a picture of this lace pattern painted on the concrete in August 2018. More pictures on Monday Murals.  
Trompe l’œil in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - Visiting Pasila / Böle in Helsinki in Finland we came across this trompe l’œil mural in August 2018. The first picture is taken from across the street and the hands don´t align with the children’s arms. On the… Continue reading
Fish in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - A fish is one of many murals at Pasila / Böle in Helsinki in Finland I saw in August 2018,  More pictures on Monday Murals.
White Rabbit at Vantaa -   Changing planes at Vantaa in Helsinki I found this ceramic white rabbit by Kim Simonsson. The titel is ” White Rabbit” and the statue is made in 2008.
Inti and Talvi in August 2018 -   In August 2018 I went to Finland to visit our son and his girlfriend and their two cats, Inti, the peruvian rescue cat, that travelled with his mom from Lima in Peru… Continue reading
Work in progress in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in August 2018 I saw work in progress. I hope to revisit when I come back to Finland next time.  More pictures on Monday Murals.  
Hedgehog in Pasila / Böle, Helsinki - Visiting Pasila / Böle in Helsinki in Finland in August 2018 I saw this little hedgehog at the bottom of a wall.   More pictures on Monday Murals.    
Ferry Terminal Reflections in Helsinki - Embarking the ferry from Tallinn in Helsinki last Friday I snapped this reflection when descending on the escalators. More pictures at Weekend Reflections.
Memory – Inti is thinking about something in the window -   Memory from our last journey together in August 2017 with a picture of Inti sitting in the window thinking about something. I share this post with The Daily Post´s weekly Photography Challenge: All-Time… Continue reading
Memory of Talvi - Memory from our last journey together in August 2017 with a picture of a very cosy cat, Talvi in Helsinki, Finland. I share this post with The Daily Post´s weekly Photography Challenge: All-Time Favorites… Continue reading
Memory of Inti on fridge -   Memory from our last journey together in August 2017 with a picture of Inti on the fridge in Finland. I share this post with The Daily Post´s weekly Photography Challenge: All-Time Favorites as… Continue reading
Are you leaving today? - We went to Finland in August 2017 to visit our son and his girlfriend and their sweet two cats.  Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, is fond of bags and lay down on my opened… Continue reading
Cosy cat - Talvi is a black rescue cat from Tampere and lives with his friend Inti, the peruvian rescue cat, in Helsinki in Finland. When Talvi came to his new mum and dad, his dad… Continue reading
Beloved cat - Inti was born in faraway Peru. He was found in March one month old by a young Finnish exchange student in Lima in a park where people dump unwanted cats. She was lucky… Continue reading
Safety - Inti, the Peruvian rescue cat, travelled with his mom in this bag from Lima in Peru to Helsinki in Finland in 2016. I have told Inti´s story last year in This cat has… Continue reading
Inti is having an adventure - The other journey we made this year went to Finland in August to visit our son and his girlfriend and their two cats. We joined our son when he was taking Inti outdoors.… Continue reading
Floating Four-Leaf Clover - A memory from August and our visit to Helsinki. A rare aquatic fern – Marsilea mutica – in the greenhouse of the Botanical garden in Helsinki. Many thanks to Maarit for taking us… Continue reading
Bee in flower - A memory from August and our visit to Helsinki. A bee in a lilac flower in the Botanical garden in Helsinki. Many thanks to Maarit for taking us there.  I share this post… Continue reading
Inti and Talvi - The other journey we made this year went to Finland in August to visit our son and his girlfriend and their two cats. I had met Inti, the peruvian rescue cat, that travelled… Continue reading
Mural by Multicolored Dreams at Myyrmäki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in November 2016 I visited Myyrmäki railway station that is painted both on the inside and on the outside covering 600 square feet of wall space painted by the… Continue reading
Mural by Multicolored Dreams at Myyrmäki - Visiting Helsinki in Finland in November 2016 I visited Myyrmäki railway station that is painted both on the inside and on the outside covering 600 square feet of wall space painted by the… Continue reading

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