Finland’s tourism sector flying high
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.