International travel bloggers were taken to the most intriguing destinations in Finland by the Nordic Bloggers’ Experience which is the largest travel blogger event ever organised in Finland. The NBE was organised by the Nordic Travel Fair Matka, Visit Helsinki and Visit Finland in January.
From over 100 applicants the chosen 40 travel bloggers
visited Finland for one week. The bloggers were divided into three
groups according to their
interests: food and culture, fashion and design, nature and adventure.
HI Hostels in Helsinki had the pleasure to accommodate Peruvian Nelson. He visited Stadion Hostel, Hostel Suomenlinna, Hostel Erottajanpuisto and Eurohostel.
Despite the cold temperatures, Nelson enjoyed Finland.
was like a cold paradise. I never expected to find what I found: a
vibrant city full of life surrounded by nature. I was
expecting something more usual and similar to many European cities, but
Helsinki definitely has a special spirit. Despite the cold weather
people are warm and kind. What I like the most was those infinite frozen
horizons, and the possibility to walk over the lakes. The National
parks of Nuuksio and Sipoo were outstanding, the experiences I must
Nelson shares his travel stories in Spanish on his blog Mochileros.org as well as on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.