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Porvoo old city  
   

Porvoo old city

Finnish countryside

July 2nd 2016
This time,while in Finland, I spent a lovely day in this charming town called Porvoo. Porvoo is located 50 km east of helsinki from the city center. Finland has been for centuries under the Swedish Empire, roughly 700 years, until the 18th century and after came the influence of the Russian ,for about a century, until Finland got the indepence in the 1918. My favourite s ... read more
Europe » Finland » Uusimaa

Finnish Flag Finland was a province and then a grand duchy under Sweden from the 12th to the 19th centuries and an autonomous grand duchy of Russia after 1809. It won its complete independence in 1917. During World War II, it was able to successfully defend its f... ... read more
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4th December 2016

Porvoo
What an enchanting place Marcos. Could not imagine how mind numbingly cold it could get in Winter. Yet to the Finns maybe it'd be nice at that time of year!
6th December 2016

Porvoo
Yes Dave!!winter is the best season in Finland,it is Christmas Father land.
6th December 2016

Porvoo
Yes Dave!!winter is the best season in Finland,it is Christmas Father land.

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