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App guide cuts out the legwork in the Finnish capital
It's high summer in what Monocle magazine has called the world's "most liveable city" - the Finnish capital, Helsinki. It's also high time to visit if you haven't been there yet. The Guide Gecko guide to Helsinki App is downloadable at the link below. It's cheap, it's concise, it's well-informed, it will save you time during your visit. It's compiled by BGTW member Tim Bird. You'll find it here: http://www.guidegecko.com/hels​inki-app.html www.guidegecko.com This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
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I'm a writer, photographer, cameraman and TV Producer. Although my special interest is food, wine and travel, I write about everything from wilderness adventure to gourmet spa tours. You can find my articles inThe Daily Telegraph, Scottish Sunday Post, Sunday Express, Times Online, The Huffington Post, ABTA Travel, The Travel Editor, Eat Drink and Fly, Suite101, The Culinary Guide, CD Traveller , Culture Odyssey, Foodepedia,...
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"The Ladies has been kept clean all night by a woman attendant hurling buckets of water over the lavatories and whoever is using them at the time. She hands me some paper, studies me cleaning my teeth and folds my last rupee in the tip of her sari. I am putting on my lipstick when screams in the Transit Hall indicate Air India Flight 101 is finally leaving for London…"

Christine Osborne from Home on a Wing and a Wave, an account of
a journey home from Goa published in Montage Magazine, 1999.

 

 

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