What is Joensuu known for?


http: Resource.phx sivut sivut-museot carelicum index.htx email address Koskikatu 5 lat 62.5998 long 29.7612 directions phone +358 (0)13 267 5222 tollfree fax hours price content The North Karelian Museum displays a wide range of stuff from karelian folklore dresses to maps and photographs of places nowadays forgotten behind the Russian border. If you have made the effort to go to Joensuu, it is well worth a visit. If you are a student of Finnish Culture

(e.G. in Helsinki University), you might get in for free, try! Open daily, Mo-Fr 10 - 17 Sa-Su 11 - 16, except on national holidays. *

phone +358 013 220140 tollfree fax hours price content Handcraft and culture quarter, includes a café, boutiques and shops, craft centre and exhibitions. * *

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29.7505 directions phone tollfree fax hours price content Wooden 19th century houses close to the Pielisjoki river. Some other remains of the wooden Joensuu remain here and there, but the old town as it was is now mainly lost due to construction speculation in the 1960s up to present. The center anyhow follows the town plan that was made in 1848. Streets were made wide to prevent fire in a wooden town, and the trees in the streets are birch for the same reason, for example

military music

''Sillanpään marssilaulu'' (sound clip, 30 seconds, 369 kB, MP3) presented by Karjalan Sotilassoittokunta (Karelia Military Band (Military band)) and Joensuun Mieslaulajat (Joensuu Male Choir) in the military music homepage of Finnish Defence Forces *Lyrics of Sillanpään marssilaulu (Finnish and English) The constituency is largely rural, centred around the city of Joensuu

opera song

(Tarot album) Gravity of Light '' album, was performed for the first time by Marco, Tomi Salmela and the Kuopio choir during Kuorosota 2010; other songs performed included "The Phantom Of The Opera (The Phantom of the Opera (song))," which Hietala has covered with Nightwish as well. Nevalainen lives with his wife Satu, daughter Luna (born in 2003) and son Niki (born in December 19, 2005) in Joensuu, Finland. His second daughter Lara was born June 22, 2010. He is a vegetarian

progressive rock

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url http: email address Rantakatu 20 lat 62.59977 long 29.76524 directions phone tollfree fax hours price content At the combined city hall theater, serving delicious Karelian style food. *

visual culture

in foreign trade. Joensuu offers varied cultural activities. A series of events – Ilosaarirock festival, Joensuu Music Winter, Festival of Visual Culture Viscult, Gospel festivals – and the unspoilt environment increase the attractiveness of the city. Joensuu is sometimes referred to as the Forest Capital of Europe, mainly due to the fact that the European Forest Institute is based there. Other forestry research and educational facilities are also based in Joensuu. Statistics

long run

Huge outdoor flea market that is held every other Sunday during the summer. Eat *

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that is fried whole in butter and coated with rye flour. It's eaten whole, head and all; it's small enough to not even feel the bones. A choice of these are around the town, including in both ends of the market hall Kauppahalli. At the market square you have a choice of local and ethnic (including Thai) food stands. For small snacks only, try local "karjalanpiirakka" pastry at the marketplace stands or from Marttakahvila's Piirakkapaja. * Wikipedia:Joensuu Dmoz:Regional Europe Finland Eastern Finland Localities Joensuu Commons:Joensuu

providing fast

;russian_american" The Republic of Karelia A fast fibre-optic cable link connecting Finnish Kuhmo and Karelian Kostomuksha was built in 2007, providing fast telecommunications. The State Provincial Office was a joint regional authority of seven different ministries. It promoted national and regional objectives of the State central administration. Eastern Finland


'''Joensuu''' ''(lit. "mouth of the river")'' is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province (provinces of Finland) of Eastern Finland. It was founded in 1848. The population of Joensuu is

Joensuu is a lively student city with over 15,000 students enrolled at the University of Eastern Finland and a further 4,000 at the North Karelia University of Applied Sciences. http: english default.htm

The largest employers are the municipal City of Joensuu, North Karelian Hospital District Federation of Municipalities, Abloy and Punamusta.

The European Forest Institute, the University and many other institutes and export enterprises such as Abloy and John Deere Forestry give Joensuu an international flavour.

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