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by carolinemaher
Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:15 pm
Forum: Kielikoulu
Topic: Offering Finnish tutoring in exchange for coffee
Replies: 1
Views: 1219

Re: Offering Finnish tutoring in exchange for coffee

Hi Katriina, sent you an email
by carolinemaher
Thu Dec 05, 2013 9:20 am
Forum: Jobs and Entrepreneurship in Finland
Topic: Looking for Finnish Tutor in Helsinki
Replies: 2
Views: 283

Looking for Finnish Tutor in Helsinki

I am looking for a private Finnish tutor (for an adult) in the Helsinki area. Thanks Caroline
by carolinemaher
Thu Dec 05, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: Kielikoulu
Topic: Looking for Finnish Tutor in Helsinki
Replies: 0
Views: 661

Looking for Finnish Tutor in Helsinki

Hi All, can anyone recommend a private Finnish tutor (for an adult) in Helsinki? Thanks
by carolinemaher
Mon May 27, 2013 11:14 pm
Forum: Studying in Finland
Topic: Cost of Student Housing in Helsinki
Replies: 2
Views: 910

Re: Cost of Student Housing in Helsinki

Many thanks for the information and link
by carolinemaher
Mon May 27, 2013 11:10 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Finnish bacon supplier
Replies: 17
Views: 6474

Re: Finnish bacon supplier

What on earth are you going on about? I have absolutely no desire to get in to a row about bacon, goodbye
by carolinemaher
Mon May 27, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Finnish bacon supplier
Replies: 17
Views: 6474

Re: Finnish bacon supplier

how does a discussion about bacon turn in to 'Your not in Kansas anymore Dorothy' ? After not being on this forum for a long time because of the often aggresive responses, I see the general mood hasn't change much. I've lived here for 7 years and I am well aware that I am in Helsinki, I love living ...
by carolinemaher
Mon May 27, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Finnish bacon supplier
Replies: 17
Views: 6474

Re: Finnish bacon supplier

Chef Wotkins have the same wafter thin greasy stuff too, back bacon UK style in not to be found in Helsinki
by carolinemaher
Mon May 27, 2013 2:50 pm
Forum: Studying in Finland
Topic: Cost of Student Housing in Helsinki
Replies: 2
Views: 910

Cost of Student Housing in Helsinki

Hi I am trying to find out some information for my niece and her friend who are considering moving from another EU country to study a Master's degree in Helsinki. What is the average rent for a room in shared student accommodation? She is maybe coming with a fellow student so how easy is it to find ...
by carolinemaher
Fri Nov 09, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Finnish bacon supplier
Replies: 17
Views: 6474

Re: Finnish bacon supplier

I've lived here for years and haven't found quality bacon anywhere, just the thin greasy rashers that you mentioned you find in the supermarkets. I've looked in the market halls, no luck there either, I have to laugh when I see what is advertised as 'English bacon' it bears no resemblance to the thi...
by carolinemaher
Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Living in Finland
Topic: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki
Replies: 18
Views: 11527

Re: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki

No probs, and yes he does crowns and implants too
by carolinemaher
Tue Aug 28, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Living in Finland
Topic: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki
Replies: 18
Views: 11527

Re: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki

FYI last week I went to a new English dentist working here in Helsinki, Hämeentie 16D which is in Hakaniemi, he was great, really friendly and professional. His name is Nick Brockelhurst working out of Omahämmäslääkarisi.fi Tel No: 010 273 8010
by carolinemaher
Tue May 15, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Families in Finland
Topic: Any advice for a young British family?
Replies: 8
Views: 1813

Re: Any advice for a young British family?

Hi Kemal We are also a British family living in Helsinki, we've been here for 6 years now, we have a 6 year old daughter who goes to the local daycare. We pretty much know the ropes so please feel free to private message me if there is anything you would like to know, or I can help in any way with s...
by carolinemaher
Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: Living in Finland
Topic: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki
Replies: 18
Views: 11527

Re: dental clinic in Espoo/Helsinki

Hi Illnana, can you tell me who your dentist is please?, she sounds great. I also had a horrendous experience with a public dentist in East Helsinki (after waiting 7 months for an appointment) I took my 4 year old and she was so rough, rude and unfriendly with her it was hard to believe, and it ende...
by carolinemaher
Wed Jan 11, 2012 4:35 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: Boxes of tissues in Finland
Replies: 22
Views: 4821

Re: Boxes of tissues in Finland

KMarket, CityMarket, Stockmann all sell them
by carolinemaher
Mon Oct 31, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: Kielikoulu
Topic: Quick Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1020

Re: Quick Question

Thanks very much for clearing that up for me
Cheers, Caroline