Jim and Elsie’s 1978 Tour – Day 61

Wednesday, 31 May 1978


Stand up breakfast. Big selection of food. Help yourself.

Helsinki market area

Helsinki church in an old quarry






Morning city tour at 10. City cathedral organ was playing. Bright clean inside. Monument to Sibelius. Market place bright flowers and fruit. 4 apples 2.80 FM, 4 oranges 2.40 FM.

Helsinki monument to Sibelius

Afternoon in city – large shops – arcades, many self service.

Boarded boat at 5.00, Wellamo. Small cabin with H&C and shower and toilet – beautifully clean new boat.

On ferry to Sweden

Smorgasbord tea at 8.25. Huge variety of foods – salads – hot dishes.

Sailed 6pm.