The equipment concern will handle the renting out of train cars and engines to outside operators. Otherwise potential competitors would likely be stretched thin when investing in new trains . VR staff will be transferred to the new companies as.
If Brazil owned South American travel last year, Chile takes over for 2017. Slowly, methodically, the continent's most overlooked wonderland has become arguably its most desirable adventure tourism destination – precisely the gong it picked up at last.
For your next trip to Scandinavia, consider flying to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL). If you plan to explore above the Arctic Circle, it's best to catch one of the flights to Finland that land at Rovaniemi ... with chicken legs. Travel Tips for Finland.
The good news is that you can combine the two trains of thoughts (minus the summer ... you may as well opt to stay in Rovaniemi, Finland’s Santa Claus Holiday Village. We’re talking reindeer and husky snowmobile scenarios. IN THE SANTA CLAUS VILLAGE.
Finnair has more than 60% of total capacity in Helsinki , so the 12.8% growth in passengers from Asia passing through the gateway compared with H1 2016 is largely due to those additional flights from Japan and Hong Kong. .... For the winter season, the.
This week's final review of the dailies looks at Finland's first ever Finns Party Minister of Culture and related worries, the serious tardiness of long-distance trains and a design problem that could be putting children at risk.
State-owned railway company VR says it plans to expand its operations beyond simply selling train rides. The company says that starting this spring it will team up with transportation industry partners - like taxi companies and other transport firms.
Sami people, though, are concerned that such railroad would go through their land without regard for their rights. «The railway will go through such areas that are very important to Sámi people, the people that are practicing their traditional.
Finnish national railroad firm VR says it will stop selling tickets aboard local trains later this month. From June 19 onward, local train passengers will need to buy tickets from a train station, a ticket automat or online.
Start with Helsinki, a city as hot as the saunas that bubble throughout ... and condensed milk and honey.? In Rovaniemi, in Finnish Lapland, visit year-round Santa Claus Village, an amusement park located on the Arctic Circle, where letters get postmarked.
The highest bike station in the city is handily located a lofty 34 metres above sea level at Käpylä train station, allowing for a leisurely cycle down to the hipster cafes and vegan eateries of Kallio (bike station: Lintulahdenkatu) through the.