The largest city in Finland and also its capital, Helsinki, is comfortably nestled on the southern side of the country near the coast of Gulf of Finland. The charm of this city lies in its design. It is dotted with buildings bearing stamp of the neoclassical age, architectural functionalism and Art Nouveau. In fact, Helsinki has been chosen as the World Design Capital for 2012 to commemorate the city’s undertakings in the field of architectural design! So what’s still holding you back? Book yourself onto cheap flights to Helsinki and immerse yourself in its aesthetic beauty.
All year round there are a lot of events that are held here. Be it the Helsinki Festival, an annual arts and culture festival, which takes place every August or Vappu, which is a yearly held fete for workers and students, or the Helsinki Day which is held mid-year, there is a lot a traveler can do. If Helsinki is on your itinerary this January then get yourself onboard the various flights to Helsinki so that you don’t miss out on the plentitude of choices available. The dawn of the New Year sees Helsinki gearing up for the SibaFest- the Sibelius Academy Winter Festival, which celebrates classical music. Moving on, they have the annual documentary film festival- DocPoint which is all set to showcase some really hard-hitting and thought provoking documentaries from January 24th to January 29th.
In February, if you can avail some cheap plane fares, then there is the Musica Nova Helsinki which literally translates into New Music. The entire city is ringing with the sounds of contemporary music as concerts, performances are held at every corner. Soon after that, is the Sivuaskel or the Side Step Festival, a great way for a vacationer to mingle with the local crowd as they can sway to the beats and match steps.
Those of you who enjoy hops and grains should opt for the Best Airfares to Helsinki and mark your presence at the Wine Expo and the Beer Festival held in March and April respectively. Start off your vacation with guided tours and tastings of the best fermented grapes this side of the continent at the Wine Expo, to be held in March at Helsinki Fair Centre. You can also buy your cellar stock here, while you are at it. If barley is what revs up your engine, then head to the Cable Factory to down some pints and more, as you drink yourself silly at the Helsinki Beer festival.
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