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Secret Helsinki: Courtyards

  • Architecture
  • City of Helsinki
  • Urban planning

In this episode we dive into the secret parts of Helsinki’s downtown. Our guests are architect Juha Ilonen, who has visited each and every inner courtyard of the city, and graphic designer Anne-Mari Ahonen, who is one of the founders of the Korttelipihat takaisin movement.

Does your courtyard look like the one above, or more like this:

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