Addictive Activities in Tampere – Rain or Shine

Addictive Activities in Tampere – Rain or Shine, Tampere, Finland (B)

The whole world knows the fact that Finns don’t do small talk. We just don’t. Except when the summer is rainy and cold. Then we LOVE to complain about the weather. Actually, it’s pretty much the only thing we do or speak about.

On the contrary, every Finn knows that the summer in Finland is way too short to stay indoors. So, we have to enjoy it as much as we can – rain or shine.

Tampere is one of the greatest summer destinations in Finland. For me personally, visiting Tampere is always a nostalgic experience as I used to live there for a few years in my 20s (the best party years, I know). In June, I paid another incredibly fun visit in Tampere; Local travel bloggers and vloggers Rami, Lotta and Antti invited me together with a bunch of fellow Finnish bloggers to spend a couple of days amongst the most fun and addictive activities in Tampere.

Here’s a “fun” fact about Finnish summer: At the end of June we’re celebrating Midsummer, a long weekend that some (dozens) of years ago used to be the sunniest, hottest and simply the best period of the summer. Nowadays, besides the bonfires and other kinds of Midsummer celebrations, there is a new rule to this June tradition. At some point during the Midsummer week, there will be rain, thunder and even hailstorms. Talking about climate change… ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Addictive Activities in Tampere – Rain or Shine
Guide Location: Finland » Tampere
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Saana Jaakkola
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Wake Valley Camping
  • Gastropub Nordic
  • Tapas Bar and Sidreria Inez
  • Kievari Kahdet Kasvot
  • Viikinsaari Island
  • Moomin Museum
  • Sarkanniemi
  • Original Sokos Hotel Ilves
  • Hopealinjat