Matka Nordic Travel Fair, considered by many to the preeminent travel trade show in northern Europe, made its long-awaited return to Helsinki earlier this month following a three-year hiatus following disruption caused by Covid-19. Breaking Travel News here calls in
Inspired by the white blanket of snow covering the Finnish landscape from autumn until spring, the pavilion resembles a white, snow-covered Arabic tent.
Finnish border restrictions have now eased, allowing travellers from the UK who have been fully vaccinated to enter with no additional quarantine or testing requirements.
Travellers from EU and Schengen countries will be able to enter Finland without any additional health safety measures from July 12th.
While guests to Finland are likely familiar with Helsinki and Lapland, Turku remains something of a hidden gem. Here Sapphire Goss takes a tour for Breaking Travel News to discover its restaurants, bars and centuries old architecture
Expected to open in 2022, the 224-room Grand Hansa Hotel will become the first the Unbound Collection by Hyatt property in the Nordics as the brand enjoys continued momentum across Europe.
Wizz Air has launched the only direct route from the UK to Finland’s oldest city, Turku. Flights will operate from Wizz Air UK’s base at London Luton Airport on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Finland has been hailed as the happiest nation in the world for the second successive year by the United Nations World Happiness Report. This summer, travellers have a chance to discover true happiness by staying with locals in Finland thanks to an exciting new initiative.