RoadMap – EuroTrip 2015

I have been quite lucky this year to ride around some of the countries in Europe and experience the beauty of architecture,people and natural landscapes.Here is a quick road-map of my journey.Most of this was done on weekends.I used to leave my bike at the Long Term Airport parking and fly back to Helsinki to …

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Northernmost Point of Europe – Nordkapp – Chapter 1

Second round to Finland and i was eagerly waiting to get my hands on a new bike.After spending much time in office looking for motorcycles in Nettimoto rather than working,i finally managed to select two bikes which came under my budget.On one auspicious weekday i gathered courage to go to Sippo at Aarbike and picked …

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Hameenlinna Castle – Photolog

Hameenlinaa is 100 kms away and very easily accessible from Helsinki through the fast Motorway E12.I went to Hameenlinna during one of the weekend for a short spin.Here are some memories captured by me 🙂 Entry fees to the castle is 8 Euro for Adults 🙂 Häme Castle is one of Finland’s medieval royal castles. …

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Castle Run to Savonlinna – Day 2

Savonlinna was around 25 kms from where i was staying,there was no point in starting early because the Castle opens at 10 AM during summer and it opens at 11 AM during the Winter season.I was ready to leave at 07 AM and i still had to waste around 3 hours.I took it as easy …

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Castle Run to Savonlinna – Day 1

I was waiting to visit this part of Finland,But I had to cancel my earlier plans to visit here because there was festival going ON and it would been very crowded and expensive to stay around for the night.Plans were set and on one fine weekend i left on my much awaited quest to visit …

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Raseborg Castle and Southernmost Tip of Finland – Hanko – PART 2

Hanko was just 50 kms more.I reached there in an hour.Blame it on lame speed limits with speed cameras   The Hanko city is located is the southernmost tip of continental Finland.Apart from the Finish peoples..this place is home to many Swedish speaking people as well.It was so amazing to know that Hanko has a coastline …

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Raseborg Castle and Southernmost Tip of Finland – Hanko – PART 1

Last to last weekend i planned to ride to Savonlinna,but i cancelled the ride at last moment because my colleague advised me to go on some another weekend.There was Opera festival going on at Savonlinna that time..so would have been very crowded and expensive. So the last minute cancellation led me to do nothing on …

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Weekend Ride to Turku and Camping in Hameenlinna – Finland – PART 2

I was back on E18,the express highway which connects from Helsinki to Turku.Turku as a town was settled during the 13th century and founded most likely at the end of the 13th century, making it the oldest city in Finland. It quickly became the most important city in Finland, a status it retained for hundreds …

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Weekend Ride to Turku and Camping in Hameenlinna – Finland – PART 1

After much struggle on the financial part i finally managed to buy a motorbike.Though i will only be able to ride it for next few months until Winter strikes in November.But i think two months will be enough for exploring the magical beauty of Finland in weekends .Last weekend i went to Turku – the former …

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A Tourist in Helsinki and Quick visit to Sea fortress – Suomenlinna

Plan to move Helsinki was getting materialized from last couple of months and i finally moved here in Helsinki last week.Took out some time yesterday to explore the city center area and nearby sea fortress called a Suomenllina. Transportation by Public convenience is pretty costly here,forget about hiring a taxi.If you want to travel within …

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