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Movies, photos and dancing

So it is September. Summer is bowing out and autumn preparing to take the stage. I went to see an old classic (which I wasn’t actually aware of) named Koyaanisqatsi, which probably turned out to be the best film I’ve seen this year. The film didn’t have a storyline in the traditional sense, but more … [ read more » ]

Festivals in Helsinki

I wasn’t planning to go to one of the biggest festivals in Helsinki, known as Flow Festival, but after realizing I haven’t been there for five long years and I was dying of plain boredom during the weekend, I changed my mind and bought a Sunday ticket. I have to say that the festival has … [ read more » ]

Indoor gaming

I made a quick visit to Porvoo one weekend. Saw the old church.

Being at work, enjoying summer and playing video games. That pretty much sums up recent events. Of some of the video games I’ve played, two have been the highly praised Indiana Jones styled Uncharted adventure games. While the games have been stunning graphically and especially the second one (Uncharted 2 : Among thieves) had beautiful … [ read more » ]

The return of the game controller

This summer has been quite hot, which is nothing to complain about in Finland. Bearing this in mind, it is quite odd that during this time of year when being outdoors is very enjoyable, I still ended up buying a game console and soon after that a television too. Well, as a former owner of … [ read more » ]

Tall Ships in Helsinki

The past few days I’ve been quite active in seeing the Tall Ships Races Helsinki 2013 event. I’m not really into sailing and I don’t know anything about ships, but it was a way to pass time and just feel the pleasant vibe around it. It drew pretty big crowds, so no wonder it will … [ read more » ]

Vacation mode

The past two weeks I’ve been on vacation, hence the lack of updates here. The vacation plan itself has been a fail safe one by being mostly at the country side. I also made a quick ferry visit to Stockholm so that I can claim I was abroad too, even if it was for just … [ read more » ]