Sunday, November 4, 2012

FINLAND - Fortress of Suomenlinna

"Built in the second half of the 18th century by Sweden on a group of islands located at the entrance of Helsinki's harbour, this fortress is an especially interesting example of European military architecture of the time." -

Postcard 1

Postcard 2

Postcard 3

All postcards above are official Postcrossing cards.
Thanks so much to Kirsi (specially for using the Kimi stamp! - love, love it!),
Heli & Dotdot!

Postcard 4
A thank you card from Seke...
Very nice teardrop-shaped stamp used. Thank you! =)

Postcard 5
The hangar, built during World War I during winter.
Thank you so much Wilma for sending me this card!

Postcard 6
Great aerial view of the Suomenlinna Fortress!
Thank you so much to my dear postcard pal, Zuzana from Slovakia who visited Finland!

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