"Visiting Finnish friends in their homes..." Helsinki Local Custom Tip by Knutt

Helsinki Local Customs: 160 reviews and 166 photos


...always take off your shoes. ;-)

Most Finnish houses have nice wooden floors, to avoid scratches leave your shoes at the door. Everybody does that and it's actually very nice because walking on your socks gives you that homely feeling.

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  • Updated May 17, 2003
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