For me a holiday means to be away from home. When I first think of the word “holiday”, comes a palm tree in my mind. A palm tree, sun, smiley with sunglasses would be my emoticons to symbolize a holiday. The best ever is that you can start a holiday already from your home airport. Read More
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New York City or the Big apple welcomes millions of tourist yearly. Director Elin Gronblom wanted to capture the New York she knows, the vast emotions and sense of life it awakes within you. Living and taking in the city with it’s diversity, city lifestyles and many personalities. New York is a place that inspires, Read More
“Is there an app for that?” It seems that in today’s world there really is a mobile app for every purpose. You can download a dog whistle, Korean speaking virtual girlfriend and a sad cow that will produce a moo if you can make her happy and the list is never ending. Today though, I Read More
The 69 Eyes played its first gigs some two decades ago in Helsinki, followed by other venues around Finland. Soon after that, the band followed in the footsteps of Hanoi Rocks by playing clubs in Stockholm and later in the UK. After the turn of the millennium, dark and melancholic Finnish rock took over the Read More
You’ve finished your exotic meal of local delicacies, you’re sipping the last of your local beer, and the moment you’ve been dreading is approaching. When the bill arrives, the situation is none the clearer and you break into a sweat. The percentage signs next to the figures above the total – are they for tax Read More
Finns can be surprisingly blasé about the Northern Lights. All right, so their northerly location means that their chances of witnessing one of the most spectacular and bewitching natural phenomena on the planet are better than most. But to my mind, this is something you want to see again and again if you’ve seen it Read More
Hello you all, my name is Petra – your Finnair cabin attendant, and what I am going to do for you here, is invite you all onboard to see what’s going on our flights, who’s travelling where, who’s working on what, what’s happening in the plane and so forth. All the great things that happen Read More
“Insider’s guide” is a new series of blog post where Finnair employees from around the world share their favourite spots in their home cities. This month’s guide takes you to Finnair’s homebase, Helsinki, where Aku Varamäki, social media manager from Finnair, shares her favourite spots. New York Times just recently listed Helsinki on their list of Read More
We finally got to announce the seven Quality Hunters, who will be traveling around the world the next 48 days, collecting ideas and insights on how to improve the flight and airport experience. The Quality Hunters (now season 2, because we already did this last year) is a joint project organised together with Helsinki Airport.
It’s been said before, but it has to be said again: Singapore is the Promised Land for lovers of good food. If you ask a Singaporean to name his or her top five places in the city, they’re very likely to name their five favourite restaurants.