What is Turku known for?

art development

in Helsinki to the VI District (VI District, Turku) of Turku, and is part of the European route E18. The road is a motorway for its whole length. Sasken operates out of its headquarters in Bangalore. Besides its '''Global Development Center''' (called ''Fac-Z''), it also has 2 other state of art development centers in Bangalore - at Bagmane Tech Park at C V Raman Nagara (also called ''Fac-B'')and Adarsh Prime Projects on Outer Ring Road (''Fac-A''). Sasken also has development centers


outside Helsinki were no longer available for use by the YLE Mondo, but services continue in Helsinki. The channel is also available throughout Finland as one of the audio channels of the YLE Digital Television. '''Football Club International Turku''' (commonly known as '''FC Inter''' or '''Inter Turku''') is a football (football (soccer)) club based in Turku, Finland. It was founded in 1990, and has played in the ''Veikkausliiga'', the highest level of Finnish (Finland) football

den haag

in Tornio. - The '''Type II U-boat''' was designed by Germany as a coastal U-boat, modeled after the CV-707 submarine (Finnish submarine Vesikko), which was designed by the Dutch (Netherlands) dummy company NV Ingenieurskantoor voor Scheepsbouw den Haag (I.v.S) (set up by Germany after World War I in order to maintain and develop German (Germany) submarine technology and to circumvent the limitations set by the Treaty of Versailles) and built in 1933

national special

can't miss it. phone +358-2-267-9511 tollfree fax +358-2-267-9515 hours wintertime: Tue–Sun 11–18, summertime: Mon–Sun 11–19 price €6 4 – for the museum; €16 10 – for the museum and all ships (wintertime 9,50 6 € –, not all ships), ship tickets also individually content The Forum Marinum Maritime Centre is a lively and versatile centre for maritime activities, comprising a national special maritime museum, and the Finnish Navy Museum. There are temporary exhibitions and a very

Museum of Finland alt url http: partiomuseo.fi en email partiomuseo@partio.fi address Läntinen Pitkäkatu 13 lat 60.4560 long 22.2633 directions phone +358-2-237-7692 tollfree fax hours Summertime sat 12PM–3PM price €2 1 content Finlands Scout Museum is a national special museum that is maintained by the Finnish Scouting Museum Association. It displays uniforms, insignia, flags and literature related to the scout movement in Finland. Art File:Turku Art

spell written

are assumed to have been burned and destroyed by wars and fires. The earliest remaining writing in Finnish language is a spell written on a birch bark in the beginning of the 13th century AD. Kvenland.org Plot summary The book begins in the city of Turku and follows Mikael along an adventure (adventure novel) throughout Europe and the Mediterranean. The book depicts many actual historical events with a rich style, although Mikael's

summer musical

: www.samppalinnanteatteri.fi email address Paavo Nurmen Puistotie 3 lat 60.4442 long 22.2609 directions phone +358-2-232-9050 tollfree fax hours price content Samppalinna summer theater is Finland’s largest summer musical theater and, over the course of fifty years operation, has taken its place in the hallmark of Finnish theater. It specializes in musicals. *


 mm) History Tunturi's history began in 1922. The foundations of the Tunturi brand began when the Harkke brothers set up a small bike shop in Turku, Finland. The name Tunturi comes from the Finnish word for a fell. Bike repairs were the shop's main focus at first, and then gradually they added some small-scale production, manufacturing Tunturi branded bicycles. The brand was very successful and within a few years the small shop was exchanged for a factory. By the 1950s

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'' (fiery) with a black cap and ''Linnan sinappi'' (Mustard of the Castle) with blue cap. The logo sports the profile of Turku castle. The most popular one is the "red" range (''Vahva''), which has a distinctive taste. There are 19 platforms at the station. Numbers 1–3 are on the east side and serve local trains on the Tikkurila route, their tracks stop short of the main station roof. Numbers 4–11 in the centre of the station are the main platforms for longer-distance trains

education business

(division) faculty of the University of Turku located in Turku, Finland. It was established as an independent higher education business school in 1950, until it was acquired by the state in 1977. It was the second largest school of its kind in Finland, with approximately 2,000 graduate (graduate school) and 250 postgraduate students and a staff of 350. In January 2010, Turku School of Economics became the seventh faculty of the University of Turku http

art activities

for a variety of crafts and art activities. An excellent way to spend a summer’s day in the Adventure Park is driving about in the Traffic Town and learning the rules of the road, bouncing wildly on the Bouncy Castle or getting creative in the Summer Studio. In summertime the lush park area with its unique equipment offers play opportunities not available on a normal playground, free of charge. The Mushroom Fountain and paddling pool, the winding stream through the park and the Traffic Town combine


'''Turku''' ( ) is a city (List of towns in Finland) on the southwest coast of Finland at the mouth of the Aura River (Aura River (Finland)), 'Aluetietopankki' at the Kuntaliitto website in the region of Finland Proper. Turku, as a town, was settled during the 13th century and founded most likely at the end of the 13th century, making it the oldest city in Finland. It quickly became the most important city in Finland, a status it retained for hundreds of years. After Finland became part of the Russian Empire (1809) and the capital of the Grand Duchy of Finland was moved to Helsinki (1812), Turku continued to be the most populous city in Finland until the end of the 1840s, and it remains a regional capital and an important business and cultural centre.

Because of its long history, it has been the site of many important events and has extensively influenced Finnish history (History of Finland). Along with Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, Turku was designated the European Capital of Culture for 2011. In 1996 it was declared the official Christmas City of Finland.

Due to its location, Turku is a notable commercial and passenger seaport with over three million passengers travelling through the Port of Turku each year to Stockholm and Mariehamn.

As of 30 September 2014, the population of Turku was 183,811, http: vrk.fi default.aspx?docid 8639&site 3&id 0 making it the sixth largest city in Finland. As of 31 August 2008 there were 303,492 inhabitants living in the Turku sub-region, ranking it as the third largest (List of urban areas in Finland by population) urban area in Finland after the Greater Helsinki area and Tampere sub-region. The city is officially bilingual as percent of its population identify Swedish as a mother-tongue.

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