A personal blog by Ackworth born Gerald England who married a Lancashire lass, went West and now lives in Cheshire.
Hi Gerald, Nice to see the SUNNY Helsinki!!e:Great post come see my H here:www.joannwalraven.blogspot.comsee you Greetings JoAnn/Holland
Helsinki is a beautiful city and I liked that shot of the Orthodox church and the gull!PS Thank you for the nice comments!
Beautiful dome in the first photo. And I like the young girls in their traditional dresses.
It looks like a fun place to visit! Bus trips are the best, aren't they?
That's one city I"d LOVE to visit. Looks like you had nice weather when you were there.MY ABC Wednesday post is atMore of Me - EG
I loved Helsinki! Particularly the market! (We bought a whole 'sack' of peas and ate them on a bench. Delicious! It was hot hot hot too!
Your photos bring back memories of our first impression of Helsinki - brilliantly sunny, clean, and picturesque. The girls in their traditional costumes make a lovely photo.
You're tempting me!I love travelling, and I would really like to visit Helsinki:))
It`s a shame I haven`t been there. The capital city of my forefathers country :)Great pictures - thank you for sharing :)
I'm with Rune about the church image. Chalk this city uo to another on the to do list.
Great shots all! Love the church and the lovely gull. Looks like a really lovely place! Thanks for sharing!
The first thing that I noticed was the bus being wheelchair accessible which is a wonderful thing for those that have mobility issues. Beautiful city....
Helsinki is a lovely city. I was there in 1983. I would love to visit it again.
What a great choice for me to see since I'll never get there! I'm going now to see the other shots.
I love seeing your gorgeous photos of exotic places. This post is wonderful!
Thanks you for sharing the beautiful sunny Helsinki with us.
Nice to see Helsinki with your eyes and camera !The seashore is very fine.
It sure is a great town. Lovely shots Gerald. Great choice for H too.Take Care, hugs TyraTHE GREENHOUSE IN TYRA'S GARDEN
Nice tour! All I've ever seen of the city is its airport.
Ah, so the sun does shine sometimes! I was beginning to wonder!Pretty place, by the look of things. :)
Helsinki looks like a beautiful clean city. So you are in need of some helping hands? If you can offer lunch on a sunny terrace with beautiful views, I'm quite willing to lend you a hand ;-)
Hi!Wonderful "H" post! I really like that statue in the second photo! It's Beautiful!!! Have a great day!!Sherrie
It looks like a pretty city! At least, they are pretty photos :) Thank you for sharing!
I love the Greek church...it seems like it would be a lovely place to see...
Sorry to be so late coming by, but I'm late doing my own post. I always wondered about that part of the world and see that it can be quite beautiful. Lovely shots.