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Espoo Destination Guide

Explore Espoo in Finland.

Espoo in the region of Province of Southern Finland with it's 229,527 inhabitants is located in Finland - some 10 mi (or 16 km) West of Helsinki, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Espoo in Finland

Time in Espoo is now 11:56 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Helsinki" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riga, Pskov, Tartu, Tallinn, Haapsalu or Espoon Keskus. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-3°C / 27 °F Snow
Morning Temperature -3°C / 27 °F
Evening Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1006.9 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Snow

Friday, 19th of January 2018
Light snow, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -1°C (30 °F)
Saturday, 20th of January 2018
Snow, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Snow Day: -3°C (26 °F)
Night: -5°C (22 °F)
Sunday, 21st of January 2018
Snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: -6°C (22 °F)
Night: -8°C (18 °F)

Videos

This is Lebanon

03:13 min ( April 29, 2007 by cedarz)
Views: 315,074 - Rating: 4.79595/5

Pictures of lebanese historical sights and landscapes. Song by Fairuz - Watani(My nation) !!!PLEASE READ BEFORE WATCHING!!! I did a terrible mistake, there's some pictures that arent from Lebanon. (It...

The Spirit tracks train/main theme on ke...

01:14 min ( January 06, 2010 by TheMursk)
Views: 10,012 - Rating: 3.89474/5

Me playing the spirit tracks theme at the keyboard! I used panflute(=spirit pipes) and country style-and it ended up very similar to the normal version! I also wrote down the chords if someone is inte...


Espoo Hotels - OneStopHotelDeals com

03:44 min ( June 25, 2012 by onestophoteldeals2)
Views: 5 - Rating: 0/5

Www.onestophoteldeals.com Compare Espoo accommodation and Espoo hotel deals from world's leading reservation websites with option to compare and select the best deal for Espoo accommdation. It's quick...

Fireworks at Entresse Espoon Keskus (27...

08:22 min ( December 01, 2010 by FinSemi)
Views: 101 - Rating: 0/5

Recorded with my iPhone 4, very low lightning. Shopping mall Entresse (in Espoo, Finland) had nice fireworks show to start christmas season. Yes, it was really cold, and we had snow! Feels like winter


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Espoo during the next days.

18
Jan
2018

Tapiola Sinfonietta: Afternoon Concert - Afternoon Of A Faun

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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19
Jan
2018

Tapiola Sinfonietta: Winter Reveries

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Theater Telakka & TTT-Theatre (Tampere): Sorry, Can’t Help You

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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20
Jan
2018

Jazz For Kids: Riikka Timonen & Senni Eskelinen

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Theater Telakka & TTT-Theatre (Tampere): Sorry, Can’t Help You

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Theater Telakka & TTT-Theatre (Tampere): Sorry, Can’t Help You

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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21
Jan
2018

Big Data With Hadoop & Spark Certification Training Bootcamp - Live Instructor-Led Classes | Certification & Project Included | 100% Moneyback Guarantee | Espoo, Finland

Beginning: 04:30 pm (16:30).
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22
Jan
2018

Joensuun Vapaa Teatteri & Joensuun Kaupunginteatteri: Palace Of Memories

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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23
Jan
2018

Joensuun Vapaa Teatteri & Joensuun Kaupunginteatteri: Palace Of Memories

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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24
Jan
2018

Pienyrittäjän Riskienhallinta

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Espoon keskus

Espoon keskus is the central district of Espoo, the second biggest city of Finland and the administrative centre with the city hall of Espoo. The areas of Kiltakallio, Kirkkojärvi, Saarniraivio, Suna, Suvela and Tuomarila belong to Espoon keskus. To the east, Espoon keskus borders the city of Kauniainen, an enclave within the city of Espoo. Even though Espoon keskus is located at the approximate geographical centre of the city, it is not a major population or economic center.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.21, 24.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Espoo

Kauklahti

Kauklahti or Köklax (Swedish, alternative spelling Köklaks, old Finnish Kaukalaksi) is a district of Espoo, in the Greater Helsinki area of Finland. It is one of the oldest population centers in the city: it was already inhabited 4000 years BCE. Kauklahti is growing fast and in 2006 hosted The Finnish Housing Fair.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.21, 24.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Espoo

Lake Bodom murders

The Lake Bodom murders were an infamous multiple homicide that took place in Finland in 1960. Lake Bodom is a lake by the city of Espoo, about 22 kilometres west of the country's capital, Helsinki. In the early hours of June 5, 1960, four teenagers were camping on the shores of Lake Bodom. Between 4AM and 6AM, an unknown person or people murdered three of them with a knife and blunt instrument wounding the fourth.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.21, 24.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1960 in Finland, Murder in 1960, Murder in Finland, Murdered Finnish children, Unsolved murders in Finland

Nuuksio

Nuuksio or Noux is a district of Espoo, a city in Finland, best known for the Nuuksio National Park. The Solvalla Sports Institute is also located in Nuuksio.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.21, 24.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Espoo

Lake Bodom

Lake Bodom is a lake in Finland located on the suburbs of the city of Espoo, not far from Helsinki. The lake measures approximately three kilometers in length and one kilometer in width. The lake is notorious for murders that occurred in the early morning hours of June 5, 1960, when four teenagers (two boys, Nils Gustafsson and Seppo Boisman and two girls, Tuulikki Mäki and Irmeli Björklund) went on a camping trip to the lake and were mysteriously attacked while sleeping in their tent.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.21, 24.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Espoo, Geography of Uusimaa, Lakes of Finland

Quote of the moment

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

G. K. Chesterton