Finland: Helsinki Redux

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The sun sets over the harbour.

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You take a little boat to the restaurant; it’s a short ride about a minute long to the other end of the peninsula.

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Anni suggested Ravintola Saari and it was an excellent choice!

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Yes, the food was terrific (especially that lemon herring that melted in your mouth, yum!) but you just couldn’t beat that view.

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Love the pink twilight.

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Even at dawn the light is exquisite: thanks so much to Anni for putting me up for the night and taking me to dinner — and getting up at such an early hour to drop me at the airport! I had a wonderful visit.