Lappeenranta

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metal

Bryggare – Former hurdling athlete, Former member of Parliament of Finland. * Kaarlo Halttunen – Former actor. * Laila Hirvisaari (formerly Laila Hietamies) – novelist, has written a novel series about Lappeenranta and its people. * Horna – legendary Finnish black metal band. * Kari Jormakka – distinguished Professor of Architecture Theory at Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria. * Anssi Kippo – A Platinum selling producer. * Kotiteollisuus – hard rock

band. * Arvi Lind – legendary Finnish TV news reader. * Pave Maijanen – Famous musician. * Miikka Multaharju – Football player. * Jaska Raatikainen - drummer of the band Children of Bodom. * Jukka Paarma – former Archbishop of Turku and Finland * Tiia Piili – the most successful gymnast in Finland * Saku Puhakainen – football player * Satanic Warmaster – Finnish black metal band * Petri Skriko – retired ice-hockey player in the National Hockey League

NHL in USA * Juha Tiainen – former Olympic gold medallist in hammer throw * Mokoma – thrash metal band * Battlelore - symphonic metal band * Hanna Pakarinen – the first Idols winner in Finland came from Lappeenranta * Christian Ruuttu – former ice hockey player in the NHL (National Hockey League) in USA * Vesa Vierikko – Finnish actor * Vesa Viitakoski – former ice hockey player in SM-liiga. Tourism File:Harbour autumn.jpg thumb 263px


food main

Harbour. 10AM-2AM daily in summer (''subject to weather''). A popular hangout place in the summer, this restaurant is built on an old parked steamboat. Most people come here for drinks, although they also serve food (main dishes €9-17). Another similar boat restaurant, '''S S Suvi-Saimaa''', is located next to Prinsessa Armaada. *


architecture theory

Bryggare – Former hurdling athlete, Former member of Parliament of Finland. * Kaarlo Halttunen – Former actor. * Laila Hirvisaari (formerly Laila Hietamies) – novelist, has written a novel series about Lappeenranta and its people. * Horna – legendary Finnish black metal band. * Kari Jormakka – distinguished Professor of Architecture Theory at Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria. * Anssi Kippo – A Platinum selling producer. * Kotiteollisuus – hard rock


black metal

Bryggare – Former hurdling athlete, Former member of Parliament of Finland. * Kaarlo Halttunen – Former actor. * Laila Hirvisaari (formerly Laila Hietamies) – novelist, has written a novel series about Lappeenranta and its people. * Horna – legendary Finnish black metal band. * Kari Jormakka – distinguished Professor of Architecture Theory at Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria. * Anssi Kippo – A Platinum selling producer. * Kotiteollisuus – hard rock

band. * Arvi Lind – legendary Finnish TV news reader. * Pave Maijanen – Famous musician. * Miikka Multaharju – Football player. * Jaska Raatikainen - drummer of the band Children of Bodom. * Jukka Paarma – former Archbishop of Turku and Finland * Tiia Piili – the most successful gymnast in Finland * Saku Puhakainen – football player * Satanic Warmaster – Finnish black metal band * Petri Skriko – retired ice-hockey player in the National Hockey League

university programmes. alias origin Lappeenranta, Finland genre Black metal * Maribor (Slovenia) * 2002: Doha (Grand Prix) - 2.28 m; Seville (European cup first league) - 2.33 m; Zürich (Golden League-meet) - 2.35 m; Rieti (Grand Prix) - 2.29m; Paris (Grand Prix Final) - 2.31 m * 2003


music metal

of them then in the autonomous Grand Duchy of Finland in the Russian Empire. * *Lappeenranta - Lappeenranta Airport *Tampere - Tampere-Pirkkala Airport


national singing

, such as meat pies known as "Atomi" (atom) or "Vety" (hydrogen). * The Night of The Fortess, a two-day cultural festival held in early August. * The Lappeenranta Ballet Gala in late August. Lappeenranta Ballet Gala. The city of Lappeenranta, Retrieved 14 January 2011. * The annual Lappeenranta National Singing Contest. * The biggest sand castle in Finland is built next to Port of Lappeenranta every summer. Sandcastle Lappeenranta. The official homepage of the Lappeenranta sandcastle, Retrieved 14 January 2011. * There are two private cinema theatres in Lappeenranta: Kino-Aula and Nuijamies. * Major league home games in ice-hockey (SaiPa), basketball (Namika Lappeenranta) and other sports. * The IHHF World Championship Under 18, 2014 * Unlimited Racing Event, 27 and 29.6.2014 Twin towns – Sister cities WikiPedia:Lappeenranta Commons:Category:Lappeenranta


basketball games

to the contract. The canal itself connects to the '''Bay of Finland''', on Russian territory, close to Vyborg (Finn. ''Viipuri''). The canal is mostly used by cargo ships, but there are also passenger boats operating from Lappeenranta to Vyborg. It is also used by private boats from Finland and abroad. * In winter, the city seems to quiet down a little. The main attractions during winter are the city theatre and major league ice hockey and basketball games. Also many possibilities exist for practising


century wooden

and the use of Cyrillic letters in signs of some shops. WikiPedia:Lappeenranta Commons:Category:Lappeenranta


heavy metal

of them then in the autonomous Grand Duchy of Finland in the Russian Empire. * *Lappeenranta - Lappeenranta Airport *Tampere - Tampere-Pirkkala Airport

origin Lappeenranta, Finland genre Heavy metal (Heavy metal music) Hard rock City of '''Lappeenranta''' (population 70,000) is the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland situated near the border of Russia and at the southern edge of the Saimaa, the largest lake (system) of Finland. Its culture and dialects are strongly part


brilliant victory

, and is the home arena of SaiPa. It opened in 1972 and holds 4,847 people. align center 2011 Lappeenranta, Finland -bgcolor "#eeeeee" Service under Empress Elizabeth When the Russo-Swedish War (Russo-Swedish War, 1741-1743) broke out in 1741, the government of Anna Leopoldovna appointed him Commander-in-Chief as the most experienced among Russian generals. Lacy quickly struck against Finland and won his last brilliant victory at Lappeenranta (August

Lappeenranta

'''Lappeenranta''' ( largest city in Finland. The neighboring municipality of Joutseno was consolidated with Lappeenranta on January 1, 2009, and the neighboring municipality of Ylämaa on January 1, 2010. Lappeenranta is known as an international university city in Finland with Lappeenranta university of technology and Saimaa university of applied sciences who together have an approximate of 13 000 students from 68 countries. Lappeenranta is also a commercial centre of South-East Finland and the meeting point of the EU and Russia, 215 km from both Helsinki and St. Petersburg. Location on the southern shore of Lake Saimaa makes the city the region’s centre for tourism. Lappeenranta is second most visited city in Finland after Helsinki and it competes with Helsinki for the largest share of tax-free sales in Finland. Lappeenranta is a model for renewable energies and a clean living environment. Lappeenranta was the only Finnish city to become one of the 14 finalists in the international Earth Hour City Challenge 2014, organized by WWF.

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