"NOT ONLY MOBILE PHONES" Top 5 Page for this destination Nokia by Sininen
Nokia Travel Guide: 45 reviews and 127 photos
A small town of Nokia lies by the banks of Kokemäenjoki river only some 15 km west from Tampere. Population abt 28.000. Long time before Nokia mobile phones there were factories by the same name producing paper, carton, car tyres, rubber boots, chemicals and in fact no mobile phone has ever made in Nokia, though the town has given its name to the product we Finns are so proud of today! I lived in Nokia for 16 years, went to school there and started my working life. It is surprising how little the centre of the town has changed during the 30 something years I've been away!!!!
- In a nutshell:Pretty and quiet
In 1908 the handsome yellow bell tower was completed as the Nokia company's head office. more travel advice
The part of Kokemäenjoki-river which run through Nokia are called Nokianvirta on the banks of which were situated... more travel advice
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