Kuukausittainen arkisto:lokakuu 2009

Cafe Stringberg FTW!

If restaurant’s dessert menu lets you down there are few good cafes in Helsinki which can cheer you up. One of those places is Cafe Stringberg on Esplanad. These pictures don’t do justice to the place as it was almost … Lue loppuun

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Omenapuu – not so bad, actually quite nice for a family restaurant

Omenapuu is old school family restaurant. I thought I would not have any reason to visit Omenapuu in any time soon, but yesterday we were hungry and eateries we preferred were packed, hence we took stairs to the upstairs and … Lue loppuun

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City: Best Pizza in Town? Pizzeria Palmeri

City magazine lists annually best service providers in forty something categories in Helsinki – and traditionally getting the seal of approval has also meant that the service is something exceptionally good. However this time their decision on best pizzeria is … Lue loppuun

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Bagpiper attacked in Helsinki on saturday

Just read on the news that someone had attacked bagpiper in Helsinki city center on saturday evening. We saw this one bagpiper around 3 AM near the railway station – and even though he did not play Stairway to heaven … Lue loppuun

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Too cool for school – saturday night at Punavuori and Helsinki center

You know the type. Guys and girls who just seem too cool for school. Not hipsters, but way beyond hipsters. People who don’t follow but define fashion trends, people whose aura make you blink and smile in awe. Punavuori is … Lue loppuun

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Stake weeks at restaurant König

I’ve always liked König. It is pleasant restaurant situated in the heart of the city and service has been excellent. For fifty some euros you can eat a decent three course meal in good looking setting and even impress your … Lue loppuun

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Daily dose of evil

Citibank raises credit card interest rates to almost 30% ( http://market-ticker.org/archives/1537-Hisssss-Citibank-Overpressure-Warning.html ). IBM Senior VP accused of insider trading with a hedge fund ( http://www.cringely.com/2009/10/no-joy-in-mudville/). What makes this news interesting is that the accused person was groomed to be the … Lue loppuun

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Global solidarity and economic sustainability

Throughout the history of mankind many surges of economic growth have been built on top of oppression of people and advances of technology, especially since technology has made it faster, easier and cheaper to oppress other people. Globalization has brought … Lue loppuun

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Snow Leopard – IPV6CP: timeout sending Config-Requests

I’ve been using Nokia N95 8Gb as modem via Bluetooth and been annoyed that my internet connection freezes from time to time. Sometimes it takes 2 hours, sometimes just few minutes or half an hour. In the log I get … Lue loppuun

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Oh technology is nice when it works!

We have been spending some time now in temporary apartments while ours is going under major rework in the plumbing department. It has meant giving up most of the niceties of own home, including also the comfort of your TV, … Lue loppuun

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