living

Annika Hallikainen seisoo kotiovellaan.
Theatre, music, and the sea have anchored an Espoo native in Uusikaupunki

This year marks exactly forty years since Annikka Hallikainen and her spouse Kyösti moved to…

Archipelago life in Uusikaupunki – fifteen-minute drive from the city center

Peace of mind. That’s the first thing that comes to mind when you step into…

Soinin perhepotretti
Why didn’t we move here earlier?

At the end of a peaceful little street, their detached house greets visitors with their…

Koko perhe keinumassa.
In Salmi, you’ll find the ingredients for a good everyday life

A crisp overnight frost has coated the trees in a white rime, and the cold…

Naurava pariskunta Hämeri
Uusikaupunki warmly welcomed an Espoo couple

When the Espoo-based couple, Liisa Hämeri and Ville Lucander, found themselves with empty nests, it…

Kristiina Kari ja Petteri Nieminen istuvat nojatuoleissaan.
Sailing towards a new home port

A more idyllic winter setting is hard to find. The streets covered by fresh snow,…

Kirsi ja Kari ulkoterassilla.
Peace and quiet in Pyhämaa

The sprawling and winding narrow cottage road leads to large red and black gates. In…

Anne Lundelin ja Timo Etula
Uusikaupunki – big city opportunities in a small town

The large terrace facing the sea is bathing in the golden sun of late spring.…

Yrittäjä Mirella liiketilansa ovella.
Flexible everyday life attracts the Nikula family back to Uusikaupunki

The first customers are peeking in through the windows well before Mirella Metsämäki-Nikula opens the…

Pirkko Arstila teellä
Pirkko Arstila: from Helsinki to Sorvakko

The living room balcony is bathed in sunlight and offers views of the sea, sailing…