Even on the floor…

…they had Art Nouveau tiles. Many of them are of course gone, but there are some left at some places. I give you a hint of where this one might be located, in front of a building that shows in the picture below. Advertisements

Mitt-Sommer? Mid-Summer?

Juhannus, das Mittsommerfest in Finnland, fiel dieses Jahr ins Wasser. Und in den Kühlschrank, sozusagen. Es war so ungemütlich, dass wir das Anzünden des großen Feuers auf der Insel Seurasaari nicht abgewartet haben. Weicheier, ganz klar. Dafür kam dann später wieder die Sonne, um uns wenigstens mit einem schönen Sonnenuntergang und dem Phänomen der “Weißen…

New Prime Minister for Finland

Jyrki Katainen, former prime minister of Finland, has succeeded in transferring his burden of leading Finland to a new man: Alexander Stubb, who is succeeding Katainen as head of the strongest party National Coalition Party and thus becomes automatically prime minister of Finland. I have collected a few videos from YouTube to give an idea…