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9th life of an old match factory

Graffiti, doodles, street art, scribbling – you name it. The location is an old match factory in Mäntsälä, southern Finland. Match making started there 1873 in a simple log house. This brick building was built next to it in 1922. Matches were made … Continue reading

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Interiors of a former mental hospital

Lapinlahti mental hospital in Helsinki was the oldest in Finland and one of the oldest European psychiatric care institutions, now under renovation. It was designed by Carl Ludvig Engel and served as hospital from 1841 to 2008. Today it is getting a new live … Continue reading

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Abandoned house and carriage

This could be a romantic place to live … … though the curtains have done their job … … and also the carriage … … but where is the horse?

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Patarei Prison, Tallinn

Most of the tourists in Tallinn, Estonia will see only the Old Town. It’s fine but there is also more to see, if you just walk a couple of kilometers out of the city center. Towards north west from the center, in Põhja-Tallinn … Continue reading

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A farmhouse without the farmer

Farmhouse, no farmer. Snow on the ground, no traces. Summer comes, no crop.

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