By Jon.Sparks

Turku: Finland’s first city

The first time I went to Turku I got lost. That may sound like a damning admission from a travel writer, so I’d better say that it doesn’t happen often.

Tampere: city on the rapids

Energy. That's what Tampere has. And I don't just mean the vibrancy of the modern city: Tampere was founded on energy, specifically the power of falling water.