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Discover Salvela in Finland

Salvela in the region of Province of Western Finland is a town located in Finland - some 85 mi or ( 136 km ) West of Helsinki , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Salvela

Local time in Salvela is now 12:30 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Riga, Jelgava, Tallinn, Ylöjärvi, and Vidkulla. When in this area, you might want to check out Riga . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Salvela ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


3d Movie testing - Diving trip

6:41 min by Juhani Väihkönen
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This is my first 3D movie using two GoPro Hero HD cameras. I just syncronized clips using light and trimmed the clips with QuickTime(You can do it with premiere also). I used Quicktime because I can w ..

Nova 10 weeks old

4:32 min by Rauno Virta
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Nova and taisty bone. First trip to forrest. ..

F You Andy Hooper

1:31 min by vpk111
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Broken road trip due to a scam car salesman inspired a song... ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Piikkiö, is a former municipality of Finland. Piikkiö was consolidated with Kaarina on January 1, 2009. It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Finland Proper region. The municipality had a population of 6,836 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 90.35 km² (excluding sea) of which 0.07 km² is inland water. The population density was 75.72 inhabitants per km². The municipality was almost unilingually Finnish.

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Located at 60.42 22.52 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Kaarina, Populated places disestablished in 2009


Littoinen is a village in south-western Finland, centred around Lake Littoinen. The village is shared between the town of Kaarina and the municipality of Lieto, and it borders the regional centre of Turku. It started growing after the founding of a broadcloth factory by Lake Littoinen in 1739, and the railway connection built in 1899 increased its growth.

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Located at 60.43 22.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Kaarina, Lieto, Villages in Finland

Turun normaalikoulu

Turun normaalikoulu (or Norssi for short) is a school in Varissuo, an eastern suburb of Turku, Finland. It provides education from primary school (age 7) to upper secondary school (age 19). The school is authorized by the International Baccalaureate to teach in both the Middle Years Programme and the Diploma Programme. Founded in 1892, the school is one of the oldest and most prestigious in Turku.

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Located at 60.45 22.36 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Education in Turku, Educational institutions established in 1892, International Baccalaureate schools in Finland, Karelian Isthmus, Secondary schools in Finland


Varissuo is a district and the largest suburb of the city of Turku, in Finland. It is located seven kilometres to the east of the city centre, and is the easternmost major suburb of Turku, bordering on the neighbouring city of Kaarina. Varissuo has 9,000 inhabitants, about 32 per cent of whom are foreign immigrants. It is thus the second largest district of Turku, after Runosmäki. The name consists of the words varis meaning crow and suo meaning marsh.

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Located at 60.45 22.36 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Districts of Turku


Lauste is a district and a suburb of the city of Turku, Finland. It is located in the eastern part of the city, bordering the neighbouring city of Kaarina. It is rather densely populated, having a population of 3,405. Its population is rapidly decreasing, however - it has an annual population growth rate of -5.73%, which is the lowest of all districts of Turku. 17.00% of the district's population are under 15 years old, while 11.51% are over 65.

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Located at 60.43 22.34 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Districts of Turku