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  1. Visit Alvar Aalto - Popular online service now also in RussianRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Art Daily is a web service created around Aalto's architecture. The website is now also in Russian.


  2. Wizz Air increases capacity at London Luton AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Air Transport World

    Central European ULCC Wizz Air plans further expansion at London Luton Airport as the UK capital's air travel market shows few signs of being affected by the continuing uncertainty over the country's rapidly approaching exit from the European Union . The Hungary-based airline set up a UK subsidiary earlier this year as a contingency measure for Brexit and the possible loss of mutual recognition of aviation licenses and standards between the UK and the bloc.


  3. Three for the kids: LaplandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 16 | The New Zealand Herald

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  4. Helsinki Airport broke yet another record: the 20 million passenger milestone surpassed todayRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 13 | Pressat

    The 20 millionth passenger of the year visited Helsinki Airport today.This historical milestone is the climax of the unprecedented growth in the past few years. The current development programme budgeted at a 1 billion helps the airport to prepare for serving up to 30 million passengers a year.


  5. Study reveals how Chinese travellers use technology abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | EurekAlert!

    Traditional cultural values and government policy influence how Chinese backpackers use technology while travelling, according to new research by the University of East Anglia . The study looked at how independent Chinese tourists use the internet during their trips abroad and found strong social influences on their digital behaviour.


  6. flydubai: Lite, Value and FlexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Al Bawaba

    Dubai-based flydubai launches new fare types offering passengers more choice when travelling in Economy. The new fare types are applicable for all bookings made from 02 December onwards and allows passengers to choose between Lite, Value and Flex bundles designed to cater to their different travel needs and budget.


  7. The ultimate guide to seeing the Northern Lights in Finland ... and skiing during the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | South China Morning Post

    Have you ever laughed at the sky? It was probably my bright red Arctic onesie that had put me in a good mood. Standing in a pine forest in Lapland in northern Finland with five others, all stood facing north, and each dressed in an all-in-one padded suit, I felt ridiculous.


  8. Photos: Today in History: Dec. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Post-Bulletin

    An unhappy looking Chinese boy sheltering from the intense heat of the midday sun and holding smaller hats around Dec. 9, 1930. The scene outside a bank in the Bronx in New York City, USA around Dec. 9, 1930 where three million dollars in cash were delivered to stem a mad rush made by investors after news was circulated that the bank was in difficulties.


  9. Almost a third of Brits believe Lapland is FICTIONAL and most don't know it covers four countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Daily Mail

    Researchers who polled 2,000 adults found many are clueless about the region, which stretches across northern Norway, Sweden and Finland and into Russia . One in 10 has even checked online to find out if it is a real location or not.


  10. Regent Seven Seas Cruises Unveils New Go Local Tours and Regent Choice Small Group ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Travel Industry Wire

    Cruise line curates 122 local tours for guests to visit locals' homes, farms, workplaces, markets and studios across the world Regent Seven Seas Cruises announces two shore excursion innovations designed to offer luxury travelers the most bespoke experiences in destinations around the world: Go Local Tours and Regent Choice small group tours . "Our guests' desire to learn about the people, cultures and natural wonders of our world is the inspiration behind Go Local Tours," Regent Seven Seas Cruises President and CEO Jason Montague said.


  11. 'Fairness Please': Rudy Giuliani blasts Twitter after typo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Connecticut Post

    Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's attorney, suggested his Twitter account was invaded after he unintentionally tweeted a link to an anti-Trump website. Giuliani appears to have neglected to include an additional space at the end of his sentences, causing his tweet to link to the website "G-20.In," a website with a domain from India.


  12. Is visiting a robot brothel ok? Most people say yes, if you are singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | New Scientist

    Are we ready for sex robot brothels? People tend to be OK with the idea of a single person paying for sex with a robot, but less so for those in committed relationships, according to new surveys.


  13. UPDATE 2-All aboard: Tickets go on sale for Finland-Estonia train tunnel, yet to be builtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Reuters

    Despite no tunnel and no government or European Union backing, passengers can now buy tickets for trips through what would be the world's longest undersea rail link, between Helsinki and the Estonian capital Tallinn. FILE PHOTO: A former Angry Birds executive and the promoter of "FinEst Bay Area" tunnel project Peter Vesterbacka poses for a picture in Helsinki, Finland May 31, 2018.


  14. Helsinki-Tallinn Tunnel Secures 100 Million Euro Funding From DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | US News & World Report

    Despite no tunnel and no government or European Union backing, passengers can now buy tickets for trips through what would be the world's longest undersea rail link, between Helsinki and the Estonian capital Tallinn. , and his FinEst Bay Area company, has raised 100 million euros from Dubai-based construction company ARJ Holding, its first external funding commitment.


  15. Courtyard by Marriott Expects To Accelerate European Expansion With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Hospitality Net

    Courtyard by Marriott, Marriott International's brand that pioneered the select service category, has announced it expects to further grow its European footprint of 63 hotels by almost 50 percent over the next two years. With nearly 30 hotels anticipated to open in Europe by the end of 2020, Courtyard will offer business travelers a continually elevated experience that meets the generational shift in how our guests work and travel today.


  16. VR Developers are Making a Virtual Version of HelsinkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | [H]ard OCP

    A group of VR developers from around the world are working on a virtual representation of Finland's capital , Helsinki. The "Virtual Capital of the World" project aims to be a trailblazer in the virtual tourism industry.


  17. Thanks to VR you can visit Helsinki without snow bootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Fast Company

    Helsinki is making the most of its new European Capital of Smart Tourism  title–which it presumably won in a fierce Thunderdome-like competition–by pursuing new frontiers in digital tourism. The country is promoting its efforts at bringing in one million visitors to the Finnish capital.


  18. Final nerve-jangling part of the true-life story behind Britain's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Daily Mail

    Agent Sunbeam's heartstopping flight from the Kremlin's icy clutches - in the boot of a Ford Sierra: Final nerve-jangling part of the true-life story behind Britain's most valuable Cold War spy He was summoned back to Moscow for a meeting to 'confirm his post' as head of the London Embassy- and only had 48 hours to decide whether he should go At 4PM on the afternoon of July 19, 1985, Oleg Gordievsky dressed in a thin green sweater, faded green corduroy trousers and old brown shoes - clothes he'd selected from the back of the wardrobe in the hope that they might have escaped contamination by radioactive chemicals used by his KGB watchers to track him.


  19. This is star-gazing at most thrilling, dazzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Westland Observer

    This is star-gazing at the most thrilling, dazzling Trip to the top of the world magical, mystical, mesmerizing for South Lyon's Ed McKenna Check out this story on South Lyon's Ed McKenna bonds with Zepo, the husky sledding dog he was paired up with during his trip to Ivalo, Finland. Ed McKenna , pictured during a family trip to Iceland, recently traveled solo to see the Northern Lights in northern Finland.


  20. Why You Should Visit Finland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Sofia News Agency

    The village of Santa Claus is just one of the reasons The climate in Finland is harsh, but the country is welcoming. The Scandinavian state is a cozy and convenient place to travel.