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Finnoy Travel is a bi-lingual (Finnish & English) travel blog which started 7 years ago as a simple blog publishing immigration and travel tips.

We focus also on writing authentic travel service reviews - airlines, airport lounges and payment cards. Though in the years since, we’ve also written about road trips, cruise travel, hiking and driving tips while travelling abroad.

Check out our latest articles below and get ideas for nice journeys!

Eurovision Song Contest

Eurovision Song Contest 2025: How to Attend Live Shows

  • Published: 24/02/24

Have you ever witnessed the thrilling performances of the Eurovision Song Contest live or only watched on TV? We've experienced it firsthand, and it has been incredible. If you're thinking about going to the Eurovision Song Contest 2025, it's crucial to prepare in advance since tickets and accommodations can be scarce. This article offers our best strategy for making your bookings.

chairs in Ambassador Transit Lounge Terminal 2 Changi Airport

Review: Ambassador Transit Lounge Terminal 2 Singapore

  • Published: 17/02/24

Ambassador Transit Lounge in Singapore Changi Airport, located in Terminal 2, offers transit passengers a relaxing and comfortable environment. The lounge provides an array of services to cater to various passenger needs. These include a business centre, meeting rooms, showers, a gym, and nap suites. The lounge offers different packages, each including various amenities. This space gives passengers a spacious yet cosy place to unwind and wait comfortably for their next flight. The lounge's location and facilities are part of Changi Airport's commitment to providing an excellent passenger experience. Read the full article to discover why I rated this as a 4-star rating.

Norwegian Boeing 737-800 in Split

How to Book Cheap Flights - Our Best Tips

  • Published: 27/01/24

Airfares can fluctuate significantly. We compiled 11 actionable strategies to help you to cut travel costs. While these suggestions aren't miraculous solutions, they offer straightforward measures towards securing lower-cost flights. Dive into our guide to potentially reduce expenses on your upcoming trip.

Silja Symphony at Helsinki

Silja Symphony Review: - a Memorable Cruise Experience

  • Published: 27/01/24

In late November, we wanted to visit Stockholm for one day. We hopped onboard Tallink's m/s Silja Symphony which is a large ferry between Helsinki and Stockholm. Despite its strict schedule, the ferry offered us an experience akin to that of a leisurely cruise ship. To get insight into the interior of the ferry and its services, read the story of our cruise and learn how we reviewed the ferry.

A Boeing B787-1000 aircraft of Singapore Airlines preparing for take-off at Changi International Airport.

Review: Singapore Airlines Short-Haul Economy Class

  • Published: 20/01/24

I recently had the opportunity to embark on my first-ever flight with Singapore Airlines. While the flight was unfortunately delayed by 1.5 hours, originating from Singapore's Changi International Airport to Manila, the airline was not directly responsible for this delay. Despite the initial setback, I must emphasize that the overall flight experience with Singapore Airlines was nothing short of excellent. I invite you to delve into my comprehensive review of this remarkable journey, which unequivocally cements my strong concurrence with its well-deserved 5-star rating.

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Finland to Sweden Ferries: Guide for 2024

  • Published: 20/01/24

Sailing across the Baltic Sea by ferry is a fresh alternative to flying. Cruising on the sea is a practical way of travelling between Nordic countries. Read from our detailed ferry guide on how to travel from Finland to Sweden or vice-versa by ferry.

Plaza Premium Lounge at London Heathrow Airport

Airport Lounge Guide - More Relaxed Travelling

  • Published: 19/01/24

Previously, airport lounges were exclusively limited to those travelling for business purposes. Everyday travellers were not allowed to enter these exclusive areas unless they bought a business class ticket, leading to restricted access. However, the good news is that things have now changed. Currently, airport lounges are open to all travellers through different affordable and convenient options. To learn more, check out our airport lounge guide.

Priority Pass Card

Priority Pass Review - Is It Worth It?

  • Published: 19/01/24

Do you like unwinding in airport lounges like we do? If you're thinking about purchasing a Priority Pass but are unsure about its value, take a look at our comprehensive review. Discover what the Priority Pass offers and determine if it's the right fit for you.

Fiat Punto in Forest in Serbia

Practical Guide to Driving in Serbia

  • Published: 13/01/24

Are you planning a trip to Serbia? Our Serbia driving guide has all the most important information you need. From hiring a car to understanding traffic regulations, our article provides valuable insights and personal anecdotes from our own driving experiences in Serbia. Don't miss out on this essential read if you want to hit the road in Serbia with confidence.

Greenery scenery at the Azores

Driving in the Azores - the Ultimate Guide 2024

  • Published: 06/01/24

Driving in the Azores is an experience like no other. This group of nine Portuguese islands, located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean is a paradise for nature lovers. The Azores offers breathtaking landscapes, winding roads and unique cultural experiences. Driving in the Azores can be both exciting and challenging, as roads are often narrow and winding, and many of the island's attractions are only accessible by car. However, the rewards are well worth the effort. We visited two of the islands and drove ourselves there. Keep reading to get useful tips for driving in the Azores.

Pier Zero

Review: Pier Zero Restaurant at Helsinki Airport

  • Published: 30/12/23

We visited Pier Zero restaurant at Helsinki Airport twice this autumn. The Scandinavian Pier Zero is an architecturally impressive sight and offers tasty food with friendly service. The view of the runway is almost unobstructed. It's not quite a perfect restaurant, though we can honestly recommend it. Read our review to find out what's good about the restaurant and what could be improved.

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Review: Lufthansa Business Lounge at Frankfurt Airport

  • Published: 16/12/23

We were fortunate to experience a flight with Lufthansa and had the opportunity to explore one of its Business Lounges at Frankfurt Airport. Given Lufthansa's reputation as a top-tier airline in Europe, our expectations were high. While the lounge had its appealing aspects, it unfortunately fell short of our expectations in certain areas. Continue reading to discover our review and the changes we believe could enhance the overall lounge experience.