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Finland

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  2. 2. Capital was Turku<br />Sibelius and Finlandia<br />
  3. 3. Facts<br />Female President<br />Parliament, Unicameral<br />Finnish, Swedish, Sami languages<br />Finno-Ugric (like Hungary and Estonia)<br />Swedish, then Russian dominion until 1917<br />
  4. 4. Itinerary<br />Left from BWI via Chicago to Stockholm to Helsinki (missed flight in Stockholm, took next one (Tues. to Wed)<br />Jet lag, post office, and grocery story,dinner with Deb’s friend, Leslie (Wed)<br />Walked around waterfront, market square, boat to Suomenlinna fortress. (Thurs)<br />Car ride to Hvittrask, Gallen- Kallela, medieval church and cemetary in Espoo,caféand along Embassy row and the waterfronts. <br />Places to wash rugs. (Fri)<br />
  5. 5. Itinerary continued<br />Walked across to Orthodox Church (Uspenski)<br />Walked to the National Church of Finland (Lutheran)<br />National Library of Finland, part<br />Of Helsinki University<br />Shopped, Stockmann’s<br />Dinner at Zetor (funky Finnish Restaurant), had reindeer, and Finnish hash. <br />Music in arcade<br />Atheneum (National Art Museum)<br />Kalevala<br />
  6. 6. Itinerarycontinued<br /><ul><li>Sibelius and Finlandia</li></ul>Summer Soltice at Saurasaari (Fri)<br />Church of the Rock (Sat) <br />Olympic Park<br /><ul><li>Sibelius and Finlandia</li></ul>Tallinn (Sun)<br />Design tour from Esplanade Park (Mon)<br />Laura Ashley, Arabia, Littala, attica<br />Dress shop, Livonia and Karelian Island jewelry<br />Design Forum Finland<br />
  7. 7. Design Museum<br />Riija Rugs, TextileArts Today<br />
  8. 8. Itinerary continued<br />Moomin Johansen’s children’s books bought at airport<br />
  9. 9. View outside apartment<br />
  10. 10. Restaurant ship outside of apt.<br />
  11. 11. Front of Train Station<br />
  12. 12. Central Train Station<br />
  13. 13. View of train station with Deb<br />
  14. 14. Central Train Station<br />
  15. 15. Czech Restaurant<br />
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  17. 17. Cathedral Lutheran Church<br />
  18. 18. Table for kids in mall<br />
  19. 19. Courtney viewing books at Hvittrask –E. Saarinen’s home and studio<br />
  20. 20. More viewing of books<br />
  21. 21. View out of window at Hvittrask<br />
  22. 22. With Leslie at Hvittrask<br />
  23. 23. With Leslie at Hvittrask<br />
  24. 24. Outside of shop at Hvittrask<br />
  25. 25. Medieval Church at<br />
  26. 26. Heikki and Courtney in front of Medieval Church<br />
  27. 27. Interior of church<br />
  28. 28. One of the devils in the church<br />
  29. 29. Gallen - Kallela’shome<br />
  30. 30. Gallen - Kallela’s home<br />
  31. 31. President’s (she) palace in Helsinki<br />
  32. 32. Courtney in front of President’s palace<br />
  33. 33. Deb in front of President’s Palace<br />
  34. 34. Swan and babes on bridge going to Seurosaari<br />
  35. 35. Seurasaaripeninsula Open Air Museum<br />
  36. 36. SeurasaariOpen Air Museum<br />
  37. 37. Deb in front of <br />
  38. 38. Mail box<br />
  39. 39. Bonfire for the Summer Soltice<br />
  40. 40. Bonfire<br />
  41. 41. Bonfire<br />
  42. 42. Bonfires elseswhere<br />
  43. 43. Courtney and bonfire<br />
  44. 44. Deb and bonfires<br />
  45. 45. Courtney and bonfire<br />
  46. 46. Dancers at Solstice<br />
  47. 47. Dancers at Solstice<br />
  48. 48. Fencesat Seurasaari<br />
  49. 49. Courtney seated at dusk (11 PM!) at Seurasaari<br />
  50. 50. Deb on walkway<br />
  51. 51. Art in metro<br />
  52. 52. Art in Metro<br />
  53. 53. Sculpture and Courtney<br />
  54. 54. Library<br />
  55. 55. Courtney and Decoration<br />
  56. 56. Deb and Door <br />
  57. 57. Deb and Decoration<br />
  58. 58. Decoration<br />
  59. 59. Tram<br />
  60. 60. Courtney with I guy<br />
  61. 61. Stockmann Dept. Store<br />
  62. 62. Three nude ironworkers<br />
  63. 63. tram<br />
  64. 64. Musicians in metro<br />
  65. 65. tram<br />
  66. 66. Olympic Station from the 30’s<br />
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  81. 81. Sycamore<br />
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  83. 83. Natural History Museum<br />
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  87. 87. Looking out from the Church of the Rock<br />
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  92. 92. Sculpture<br />
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  94. 94. Architecture<br />
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  96. 96. Zetor<br />
  97. 97. Zetor<br />
  98. 98. Giraffe<br />
  99. 99. Persian Ass<br />
  100. 100. Bird symbol<br />
  101. 101. Camel<br />
  102. 102. Alexander Statue<br />
  103. 103. Trams<br />
  104. 104. Trams in front of historic house<br />
  105. 105. Tram on square<br />
  106. 106. Tram on square<br />
  107. 107. Heikki with Estonian flag<br />
  108. 108. Stalward Gull<br />
  109. 109. Stalwart Gull<br />
  110. 110. Stalwart Gull<br />
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  113. 113. One of gates into Tallinn<br />
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  116. 116. Bicycle for 6<br />
  117. 117. Church Service with TVs<br />
  118. 118. Church Service<br />
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  120. 120. Gas Masks from War<br />
  121. 121. Walking up to upper level<br />
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  123. 123. AlexanderNevskyCathedral<br />
  124. 124. Detail Byzantine Church<br />
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  126. 126. President’s House<br />
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  128. 128. Art Academy<br />
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  130. 130. Tallinn –Member of Hanseatic Leaque<br />
  131. 131. Tallinn<br />
  132. 132. Tallinn<br />
  133. 133. Tallinn<br />
  134. 134. View from upper level Tallinn –Toompea Hill<br />
  135. 135. View from upper level Tallinn<br />
  136. 136. Gates in Tallinn<br />
  137. 137. Courtyard<br />
  138. 138. Lutheran Dome Church<br />
  139. 139. Tallinn Transportation<br />
  140. 140. Old City Hall<br />
  141. 141. Square<br />
  142. 142. Square<br />
  143. 143. Square<br />
  144. 144. Square<br />
  145. 145. Square<br />
  146. 146. Square<br />
  147. 147. People sitting on roof<br />
  148. 148. Handicrafts<br />
  149. 149. Modern Tallinn<br />
  150. 150. Russian building<br />
  151. 151. Church in Tallinn<br />
  152. 152. Window design<br />
  153. 153. Wonderful old church<br />
  154. 154. Cruise ships in Tallinn<br />
  155. 155. Modern building<br />
  156. 156. Ship terminal<br />
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  158. 158. Buses from every nation<br />
  159. 159. All the taxis<br />
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  163. 163. Indoor Market<br />
  164. 164. Food<br />
  165. 165. Food<br />
  166. 166. Food<br />
  167. 167. Food<br />
  168. 168. Food<br />
  169. 169. Food<br />
  170. 170. Tourist Bureau<br />
  171. 171. Statue<br />
  172. 172. Store with sheep<br />
  173. 173. European Union<br />
  174. 174. Marimekko<br />
  175. 175. Designer’s Hotel<br />
  176. 176. Karelian Island Costume in Livonia Jewelry Store<br />
  177. 177. More costumes<br />
  178. 178. Jewelrymodelled after finds<br />
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  181. 181. Dress shop<br />
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  183. 183. Treasures ofWasteland<br />
  184. 184. Their displays<br />
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  186. 186. Design Forum Finland exhibit on Luxury<br />
  187. 187. From recycled…<br />
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  192. 192. Student’s workshop<br />Helsinki has most famous design school<br />
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  196. 196. Design Forumshop<br />
  197. 197. St. John’s Church<br />
  198. 198. Design Museum<br />
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  214. 214. Riiya Workshop<br />
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  217. 217. History of Riiya rugs<br />
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  219. 219. Esplanade Park<br />Lilacs everywhere<br />
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  222. 222. Maiden of Helsinki<br />
  223. 223. Armory Guard<br />
  224. 224. My shower stall<br />
  225. 225. My shower stall<br />
  226. 226. Kirby<br />
  227. 227. Brutus<br />
  228. 228. Brutus<br />
  229. 229. Sauna<br />
  230. 230. Bathroom<br />
  231. 231. Barthroom with birch twitches<br />
  232. 232. At night looking out of apt toward Orthodox church<br />
  233. 233. Outside apartment at night<br />
  234. 234. In evening<br />
  235. 235. In evening<br />
  236. 236. In evening<br />
  237. 237. In evening<br />
  238. 238. Outside apartment at night<br />

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