Design in Helsinki
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 library, unique Amos Rex gallery and the museum of modern art Kiasma. And don’t forget about the orange design-metro, and Arabia factory outlet, Marimekko, Minna Parikka and Ivana Helsinki stores and the Design District with small design boutiques.
Tripsteri App takes you to all the well-known design landmarks as well as some less known spots. Embark for example of the Surprising Design in Helsinki –audio tour.