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Gaijin offers authentic north Asian flavours with a modern twist. The venue – which enjoys a superb location on Bulevardi in the centre of Helsinki – has an interior rich in natural materials – in particular, furniture and fittings crafted from solid finnish wood.

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Alvar Aalto – Magus of the North – Finnish Design

When I was a child I was obsessed with one particular finnish personality: Tommi Makinen. What I liked about him was his well defined personality and his extreme talent. Back then I did not realize that this well defined personality was in fact a very defining characteristic in finnish people. This unique way of being and doing is very common in Finland and Scandinavia (as you can see here).


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