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Karnevalli!

As the local woman said, "We can't do this in February and there are many samba schools." 

Yes friends, it Carnival time in Helsinki, despite the rain, wind and temps in the 50s, but the Finns aren't about to let weather get in the way of their fun.

And the obvious theme for this year is The Olympics.



I am pleased to report that the crowds were there as well. There's a saying in Finland - there is no bad weather, just bad clothing. 



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