"Red bricks, blue water, white snow and lights!" Tampere by akkipaa
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Tampere, located 120 miles north from Helsinki is lively and lovely town besides two lakes. The town is divided by river Tammerkoski to two sides, when you have born in one, you can't move to another. I am not born in Tampere but I first set up to east and I have always lived (and worked also) in eastern side.
My focus here will be; Bridges, living and things worth of visiting or doing.
There are two ice hockey teams in Tampere and you can't be a fan of both, so you have to decide! My friends obliged me to choose my team, when I had lived one year in Tampere.
Why Ilves - Part one? It was an easy decision, but it's a long story! On tip to basis I decided: look at sky and stars, you can find the Lynx (and Ilves is "translation from "Lynx".
Why Ilves - part two?
If you can count, there's not a big gap with flags, but it depends. But, as an outc omer, I would say that Tappara fans count from right to left (newest victory first) and Ilves fans from left to right!
My counting was easier, there can't be two Tappara fans in a family, so, exactly I had no choice at all!
- Pros:Lake Näsijärvi, Bricks, Bars, Theatres, Walking paths, Hockey and Teisko
- Cons:West-East transportation, "hämäläisyys"
- In a nutshell:History and future - meeting from Hämeenkatu to Finlayson
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