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Bilder in der Nähe von Joensuu


A: Katajan Naisjoukkue 2008

von Rami Saarikorpi, 120 Meter entfernt

Katajan Naisjoukkue 2008

B: Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja

von Rami Saarikorpi, 140 Meter entfernt

Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja

C: Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja

von Rami Saarikorpi, 140 Meter entfernt

Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja

D: Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja kauempaa

von Rami Saarikorpi, 140 Meter entfernt

Koripallojoukkue Joensuun Kataja kauempaa

E: Kaupungin kirjasto

von Rami Saarikorpi, 180 Meter entfernt

Kaupungin kirjasto

F: Art Museum - Joensuu

von Olli Kauppinen, 230 Meter entfernt

Joensuu art museum in January 2014. Exceptionally without any snow.

Art Museum - Joensuu

G: Videofirma Makuuni

von Rami Saarikorpi, 240 Meter entfernt

Videofirma Makuuni


von Rami Saarikorpi, 270 Meter entfernt

I: Taidemuseo ja Ahjo

von Rami Saarikorpi, 270 Meter entfernt

Taidemuseo ja Ahjo

J: Taidemuseo Madonnahuone

von Rami Saarikorpi, 280 Meter entfernt

Taidemuseo Madonnahuone

Das Panorama wurde in Joensuu, Finland aufgenommen

Dies ist ein Überblick von Finland

Finland is the jam. It came from an exploding egg, the egg of a water bird, the top half of which you can still see in the shape of the starry canopy that hangs over the earth.

Finland is the most sparsely-populated country in the EU with only 5 million people. It's also been ranked the second most stable country in the world, after Norway.

Historically, Finland has been a part of Sweden and later, Russia. It was an autonomous Grand Duchy during the Russian Empire's reign and lasted as such until their declaration of independence in 1917. Subsequently Finland survived a civil war and wars against both Russia and Nazi Germany to eventually settle down as an EU member circa 1955.

Finnish language is cool, it's totally unrelated to the whole Latin-root thing. Its closest relative is Hungarian. Linguistic historians estimate that it came from northern central Russia from 3000BC.

If you're in Helsinki, the museum at Suomenlinna has some interesting bunkers and military wreckage, including a submarine!

Caught on camera! Here's your long-awaited proof. Santa Claus comes from Finland.

Apart from Lappland, the other thing most people are familiar with out of Finland is aquavite. Literally it translates to "water of life" but it may make you feel more like you are dying when it hits your throat.

Text by Steve Smith.

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