Marimekko is a Finnish design house celebrated worldwide for its original prints and colours. Founded in 1951 by a visionary woman Armi Ratia, Marimekko is said to be one of the world's first real lifestyle brands combining fashion, bags and accessories as well as home decoration into one unique point of view. Over the years, we have remained true to our original mission of bringing joy to everyday moments.
The centrally located Aallonkoti Hotel Apartments hosts the #HelsinkiSecret Residence. All the apartments are well equipped and located in the heart of Helsinki. The beautifully designed nordic interiors, the new and modern home equipment as well as the easy location makes the stay an elegant – yet homelike experience. Aallonkoti offers its resident a true Scandinavian home away from home.
Tallink Silja Oy is part of AS Tallink Grupp - the leading provider of high-quality mini-cruise and passenger shipping company on the Baltic Sea. It offers a wide range of services and frequent departures from Helsinki to Tallinn and Stockholm. Additionally company operates from Stockholm to Riga, Tallinn, Åland Islands and Turku. Tallink Silja offers #HelsinkiSecret guests round trip tickets on fast ferries for Helsinki-Tallinn route.
Visit Finland promotes Finland as a travel destination for international travellers who are in search for unique experiences. Visit Finland offers inspiration and travel information, as well as practical guides about different destinations in Finland and provides flights for selected Helsinki Secret residents.
Juni works in PR, communication and export projects in both Finland and abroad in the fields of fashion, architecture and design. To further support the growth of the Finnish fashion industry, Juni has launched Helsinki New Fashion Showcase which focuses on increasing business opportunities of Finnish fashion companies and building an international network by organising exhibitions, match-making programmes, seminars and presentations in Helsinki and abroad.
Finnair is specialized in Europe-Asia traffic, and connects Helsinki with direct flights to 17 Asian destinations and to over 60 European destinations. Finnair is the fifth oldest airline in the world, and since 1963 consistently on the list of safest airlines in the world. Finnair provides flights to selected #HelsinkiSecret Residents, as well as access to the Finnair Lounge.
Helsinki Airport is the leading Nordic airport in transfer connections around the world. Recognised as one of the most important hubs in Europe, Helsinki Airport handles around 40 airlines while offering scheduled and charter flights to over 135 destinations in 45 countries worldwide. In addition to the extensive connection network, the airport prides itself with one of Europe’s best service quality.
Tallinn never fails to amaze visitors with its historical charm. At its heart is the Medieval Old Town, an area of cobblestone streets, gabled houses, churches and squares that developed here from the 13th to the 15th centuries. Other regions of the city reflect different ages, from the romantic, Tsarist-era Kadriorg Park to the unforgettable, early 20th-century wooden house district of Kalamaja. A modern district in the city centre completes the tableau, making Tallinn an amazing blend of old and new.
The University of Helsinki is the oldest and largest institution of academic education in Finland: an international scientific community of 40 000 students and researchers, and it is continuously ranking in the world’s top 100 universities. Through high-quality research it seeks solutions for global challenges and creates new ways of thinking for the best of humanity. University of Helsinki offers a wide range of studies in English: Master's, Doctoral, Exchange Studies and Summer School Courses. University of Helsinki provides flights for selected guests (especially interested in study theme) of the #HelsinkiSecret Residence