Traveling in 2022: Tampere city

Tampere is the second largest city in Finland (320,000 inhabitants); It is the capital of the Pirkanmaa region.
The city, founded in 1775, was a commercial center and then a large industrial city in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Tampere is known for its buildings of different periods and styles, its 15 museums, its 4 universities and its agrarian environment.
The city is located between two lakes, Näsijärvi and Pyhäjärvi, connected by the Tammer rapids (an important source of electrical energy).

Image source: en.wikipedia / Leo-setä 
Commerce building ( Image source: flickr / Leo-setä )
Messukylä Church (the oldest building in Tampere, it dates from the Middle Ages) ( Image source: fr.wikipedia / Methem )
Nokia Arena in Tampere ( Image source: et.wikipedia / bougie )
Tampere Orthodox Church (It was completed in 1899) ( Image source: ru.wikipedia / Juho Paavisto )
The beautiful nature of Koukkuaurankatu (district, in the southern surroundings, famous for lakes and trees) ( Image source: retkipaikka.fi )

Image of title: Tampere Central Square. Source: flickr / rihkis




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