Hossa National Park, Finland

Hossa National Park, Finland

Europe
Hossa National Park Attractions Finland's 40th National Park is located in the middle of the country near the eastern border with Russia. The beautiful wilderness of the Hossa National Park in Finland is an excellent destination: the paths running along pine forests are ideal for hiking and cycling and the crystal clear lakes for canoeing and fishing. The rock paintings by Julma-Ölkky and Värikallio show stories of shamanism that go back thousands of years. Hossa is an old Sami hunting area. The rock paintings on the cliffs of Värikallio are at least 3500 years old and are considered the greatest prehistoric painting in Finland. Activities There are around 90 kilometers of hiking trails in the national park. The mostly easy-to-walk paths lead through the beautiful Esker and lake landscape around…
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SIGHTS OF TURKU

SIGHTS OF TURKU

Europe
Turku Cathedral is one of the city's most important attractions. Turku symbols - church and castle Turku Castle is one of the symbols of the city. The foundations of the castle were built in 1284, and it has served as a medieval defensive castle, an administrative building during the time of Duke John, the court of Count Peter Brahe, as well as a prison. The castle was destroyed by bombing in 1941, and post-war restoration work was completed in the 1960s. The Turku City History Museum has operated in the castle premises since the 1880s. Many of the castle’s rooms have been restored to their original appearance and can be explored for several hours. To the east of the cathedral bridge, tourists are greeted by the cathedral and the Old…
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Finland 2007

Finland 2007

Europe
Yearbook 2007 Finland. The parliamentary elections in March became a victory for the bourgeois parties, which meant that the Social Democrats had to leave the center-led coalition government. Opposition Party The Collective Party emerged as the big winner. With the new party leader Jyrki Katainen, the party made its second best choice to date, winning 10 new seats and finishing 50. It was only 1 seat less than the Center Party, which lost 4 seats. The Social Democrats returned with 5 seats and stayed at 45, the party's worst result since 1962. According to abbreviationfinder: FI is the 2-letter acronym for the country of Finland. The Swedish People's Party went ahead with 1 mandate to 9, the Green League also won 1 mandate and took a total of 15, while…
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