Finding Finland

Craig Moore discusses tanks, U-boats, howitzers, and reindeer meat as he explores Finland’s military history following a visit to the country

Helsinki, the capital of Finland, can easily be reached from the UK on several budget airlines. It then only takes an hour to drive north on the E12 motorway to junction 27 where the turnoff to Parola is located. You know you are in the right place as there is a great big Leopard main battle tank perchedbeside the flyover bridge. 

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