Category: Finland

  • Helsinki, the most neglected and underrated Nordic capital

    Helsinki, the most neglected and underrated Nordic capital

    According to science, it takes us just a few minutes after meeting someone to decide whether or not we would date them. I like to think that the same is true when we travel. We’re wired to make snap judgments about a place even after spending only a short time there. So when I spent…

  • My night in a sleeping pod at the Helsinki Airport

    My night in a sleeping pod at the Helsinki Airport

    I’m flying from Prague to Miami, and even though I swore less than 6 months ago I would never do this again, of course I booked a 26-hour flight itinerary. In my defense, I bought it using miles so I was going to take whatever they had. When all was said and done, I was…