Finland’s tourism sector flying high

March 17, 2017

According to Visit Finland, both the number of visits and the expenditure of foreign tourists increased in 2016.

Helsinki Airport named the world’s best airport

March 14, 2017

Online travel agency eDreams has published a list of the best airports around the globe, with Helsinki Airport coming out on top.

Helsinki attracts record number of congress visitors

March 13, 2017

Several major congresses with over 500 participants each were organised in Finland’s capital last year, helping to push attendee numbers to unprecedented levels.

Everywhere’s a fleamarket for Netflea

February 27, 2017

Circular economy is The Thing in today’s world, with people wanting to save both money and natural resources by sharing and recycling. Finnish Netflea gets unused items off shelves and storage rooms back into business.

Helsinki tourism breaks records, too

February 20, 2017

Helsinki enjoyed a record number of overnight stays by travellers last year, and over a half of them were from abroad.

Finnish Lapland breaks records in tourism

February 16, 2017

The growing number of visitors particularly from Asia and the UK has taken tourism numbers in Finnish Lapland to an all-time high, reports Yle News.

Finnish travel film among world’s best

February 13, 2017

The international tourism film committee CIFFT named Visit Finland’s Polar Night Magic among its top 10 videos in Vienna in January.

Finnair boosts connecting flights to Russia

February 9, 2017

Finnair has announced an increase in flights to Moscow and St. Petersburg to build on its global network connectivity between Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Finnair the first to launch in-flight Alipay

January 25, 2017

Finnish national carrier Finnair will be the first airline in the world to introduce the globe’s largest online payment platform Alipay onboard.

Nordic Travel Fair wants you to come to Finland

January 19, 2017

This weekend, Helsinki Exhibition and Convention Centre will be packed with travel enthusiasts participating in the Nordic Travel Fair. Good News from Finland popped by to see what Finland has to offer for the year to come.

Finnair flies Europe to Lapland non-stop

January 18, 2017

Finnair will start non-stop flights to Finnish Lapland from London, Paris, Frankfurt and Zürich for the winter season 2017–2018.