Articles

Lapland

Seasons in Lapland

25.01.2019

In Lapland the contrasts between seasons are big. The winters are snowy and cold, and the temperature might drop below 30 degrees Celsius. The summers are light and warm. It is said, that in Lapland, the four seasons are complemented by four mid-seasons. So altogether there are eight seasons in Lapland: fall-winter, winter, spring-winter, spring,…

Read more

Lapland

Northern Lights

25.01.2019

The Northern Lights are an arctic light phenomenon and a magical experience. According to an old belief, they are born when a fox runs in the mountains and sweeps the snow with his tail on a frosty night. In reality, the Northern Lights are born from the sun drawing particles into outer space. For many,…

Read more

Lapland

Rovaniemi

25.01.2019

Known as the gateway to the North, the capital of Lapland, Rovaniemi has 60 000 inhabitants. Its an edgy culture and university city, which has started to entice more and more city tourists. It’s a great place to spend an arctic city weekend. Art lovers will find interesting galleries, museums, theatre art and classical music…

Read more

Iceland

Tours in Iceland

25.01.2019

Tripsteri App has many tours to guide you to the best destinations in the Icelandic countryside and in the capital city, Reykjavik. ‘Reykjavik with kids’ gives tips on a family vacation to the capital city. With Tripsteri App you will spend the perfect day with your children in Reykjavik. Reykjavik’s ‘nightlife tour’ guides all over…

Read more

Iceland

Iceland’s best restaurants

24.01.2019

In Iceland you can enjoy arctic flavors and local delicacies. Iceland has excellent fish-restaurants. Local lamb-meat is exquisite. Iceland’s restaurants are also friendly to vegetarians and vegans. Tripsteri App Iceland guide will lead you to enjoy all the best treats. The guide offers tips and contact details to the best restaurants in Reykjavik and rural…

Read more

Stockholm

Getting around in Stockholm

24.01.2019

Stockholm has one of the worlds best public transport networks. Tripsteri App includes instructions how to use public transport in Stockholm. Traffic jams are not a rare sight in overcrowded Stockholm, which is one of the worlds only capital cities that does not have ring roads. So, we advise to leave your car home and…

Read more

Stockholm

Stockholm’s best restaurants

24.01.2019

If you are thinking of a good reason to come to Stockholm – come for the food! The restaurant culture in Stockholm is unspeakably rich. There are finger-licking, tasty food trucks as well as unique starred restaurants serving some of the best dishes in the Nordics. There is continuous talk on what will be the…

Read more

Helsinki

Helsinki tours

23.01.2019

Tripsteri Apps many tours guide you to the most enchanting locations in Helsinki, on land and in the archipelago. The Kaurismäki Joints Tour takes you on an exciting virtual experience to the world of film and scenes shot in these bars and restaurants. Ghosts of Helsinki audio-tour takes you on a horrifying journey to ancient…

Read more

Helsinki

Helsinki’s Restaurants

23.01.2019

In Helsinki, you will be able to enjoy the tastes from a Northern coastal city: herring patties, delicious arctic fish, game, root vegetables and berries. In addition to great home cooking, Helsinki has many trendy bistros offering yummy dishes made with local produce, microbrewery beers and ecological wines. Vegans have a lot of food options…

Read more

Helsinki

Hotels in Helsinki

23.01.2019

Helsinki has recently experience the opening of many unique quality hotels. Even the chain-hotels impress in Helsinki. Stay in a former prison or in the heart of the Design District, on Suomenlinna island, a sky scraper, a Jugend-palace in the South-harbor, in the middle of Kallios city culture or right on the ocean in the…

Read more

Helsinki

Design in Helsinki

23.01.2019

It’s hard to think about Helsinki without thinking about unique Nordic design. The city has design saunas, -libraries, -museums, -hotels and off course stores – and even a whole design district. A design lovers must see spots are the Finlandia House designed by Alvar Aalto, the design museum, the Löyly design-sauna, the impressive Oodi city…

Read more

Helsinki

Helsinki sightseeing

23.01.2019

Helsinki has many attractions for the whole family: Linnanmäki amusement park, the Suomenlinna Island museum, the Seurasaari outdoor museum, the Kauppatori market square and the Senate square. The city is full of charming parks and urban nature areas such as Töölönlahti, Kaivopuisto, Tokionranta, Kaisaniemi-park, Hietalahti- and Eira beaches, Pihlajasaari- and Uunisaari islands. Tripsteri App guides…

Read more