Finland Tourism News

Breaking Travel News investigates: Åland Islands, Finland

Breaking Travel News investigates: Åland Islands, Finland

5 days ago Focus

Situated half-way between the Finnish city of Turku and Swedish capital Stockholm, the Åland Islands are that rarest of travel curiosities - an undiscovered gem. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for a visit to see just what it is that makes them so special.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Scandic Paasi, Helsinki

Breaking Travel News investigates: Scandic Paasi, Helsinki

19 April 2017 Focus

Scandic Paasi is known for its excellent service and central location, with all the most popular sights in Helsinki just a short walk way. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night to see what this one-of-a-kind hotel brings to the Finnish hospitality scene.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki

18 April 2017 Focus

Hotel Katajanokka is a privately-owned lifestyle hotel, renovated with loving care in the historic premises of a former Helsinki county prison. Inside the red brick walls guests will find a magic world of contrasts – with serene comfort, stylish design and a hint of Nordic luxury. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Matka Nordic Travel Fair

Breaking Travel News investigates: Matka Nordic Travel Fair

1 February 2017 Focus

Each year Matka Nordic Travel Fair presents approximately 1,000 exhibitors, representing 80 countries, to 70,000 visitors. They gather in Finland´s largest and most versatile congress centre, Messukeskus, to shape the future of Nordic travel. Here Eleanor Hawkins visits for Breaking Travel News to find out more.

Moominvalley Museum to debut in Tampere, Finland

Moominvalley Museum to debut in Tampere, Finland

16 December 2016 Tourism News

From June 2017, Moomins, the beloved Finnish icons created by Tove Jansson, will be on display at a dedicated museum in Tampere Hall. The only museum of its kind, Moominvalley Museum, will present the world of the Moomin books in a completely new way.

Visit Finland inks deal with Travelport

Visit Finland inks deal with Travelport

Travelport has signed a new marketing partnership with VisitFinland to promote its stopover programme targeting Asian travellers visiting Europe. Under the first stage of the agreement, VisitFinland will leverage Travelport’s digital media solutions to promote Finland a key stopover destination through an integrated digital media campaign.

Qatar Airways launches new services to Helsinki, Finland

Qatar Airways launches new services to Helsinki, Finland

11 October 2016 Airline News Tourism News

The Finnish capital of Helsinki welcomed the first Qatar Airways flight from Doha, inaugurating the new daily service that will connect Helsinki to more than 150 destinations worldwide. Qatar Airways’ Airbus A320, which will operate the route, has a two-class configuration with 12 seats in Business Class and 120 seats in Economy Class.