Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Isosaari - Island trip


 Lautalla 40 min kauppatorilta. -
Ferry from the market square takes 40 min.


Isosaari, entinen sotilasalue, avattiin yleisölle viime vuonna. -
Isosaari, former military area, was opened for public last year.





 Poniratsastusta - Pony ride








Vanhoja vallituksia rannikkotykistölle. -
Old coastal artillery entrenchment.





Pääskysenpoikia. - Sparrow chicks.


Osa saaresta oli vielä aidattu ja suljettu. -
Some parts were still fenced and closed.





 Kävely uuvutti. - A lot of walking for the kids.


Vierasvenesatama - Guest harbour 





 Hylkeitä tähyilemässä. - Gazing at seals.





Englantilaisen sotilaan hauta. -
Grave of a British soldier.











Isosaari on yksi Helsingin uloimmista saarista. -
Isosaari is one of the most distant islands of Helsinki.


Lokit partioivat kauppatorin grillillä. -
Seagulls at the market square grill.


Fish and chips - delicious!


2 comments:

  1. Fish and chips were my everyday lunch when I was a schoolgirl.
    Finland is full of beautiful places. Thanks to you and your great photos, we others get to know new places to visit. Isosaari was unknown to me.
    Best wishes to you!

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    1. Maybe some accidental traveller will find my blog. ;-) Ei kyllä huvita yhtään lähteä Suomesta pois, kun on näin hienot ilmat. :-)

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