With Kiasma and the Helsinki Art Museum closed for renovations, we set out to discover some of the city’s other gems.
Slideshow and video: Multilingual Finnish app NatureGate makes it easy to identify and learn about plants and animals.
Suomenlinna, the historic island fortress outside Helsinki, depends on a ferry link – even when the sea freezes (slideshow).
The Finns are keen nature photographers, entering contests at home and abroad. (See slideshow – but it’s not all pretty.)
A slideshow of the best shots of our summer photo contest shows the beauty of Finnish nature and the joy of summer activities.
Espoo, west of Helsinki, runs summer ferries to coastal islands where you’ll find cafés, observation towers and campsites.
Slideshow: Our photographer captures the colour and drama of the Tall Ships Races, Helsinki’s biggest event of the year.
Dreams, utopias, homesickness: Photographer Vesa Oja’s Finglish reveals modern Finnish North America (slideshow, video).
We relish the crisp fall air, bringing you eye-catching photos of a city where green leaves are turning red, orange and yellow.
Slideshow: Explore the picturesque Vantaa River, the perfect place to swim, canoe, fish or cycle, just outside Helsinki.
In early summer in the forests of the Kainuu region love is in the air – for bears.
A luxurious coffee-table book, Classy Finnish Restaurants, reveals Finland’s best dining experiences. Get a taste in our slideshow.
Slideshow: The Finns make the most out of a cold winter by using the frozen ocean as a park for walking, skiing and more.
Helsinki provides uniquely beautiful winter views that combine snow, ice, sky and ocean – all within a few steps of the city centre.
Light shows shower Helsinki landmarks and parks with colour, texture and contrast as 2011 gets started.
We open a book that takes you off the beaten path in Helsinki, in words and photos – see the slideshow.
A technically ingenious underwater shot by Pekka Tuuri took the top prize in this year's Nature Photograph of the Year awards.
Our photos show that you don't have to leave the Finnish capital to find greenery and peaceful scenery.
We take a photographic tour of the Finland pavilion at the World Expo in Shanghai. The building attracts visitors with its graceful simplicity of form and soothing atmosphere.
These photo collections feature unforgettable views from all over Finland, from panoramas of famous landmarks to aerial shots of icebreaker ships. In the newest addition, we dive beneath the pack ice in the Bay of Bothnia to show you a uniquely beautiful underwater world. Seeing is believing!
Photographer Tim Bird explores Helsinki’s Lutheran Cathedral to show you this popular landmark like you’ve never seen it before.
This selection of minisites zooms in on the Northern Lights, the seemingly endless Saimaa lake system and the underwater world surrounding Finland's archipelago.
View the captivating winter beauty of Helsinki's island fortress Suomenlinna, a Unesco World Heritage site.
Just a couple hours from Helsinki, Repovesi National Park forms a nature conservation success story.
You can observe shifting horizons, eerie ships and other mirages along the Finnish coastline.