Berta Portugal was born in Porto, Portugal. ERAMUS in Tampere made her feel at home. “Why Tampere is the best place to live?” Because it is beautiful, green, organized, clean and safe... Read more
Tampere - The most desirable place to pay a visit, according to us Finns
Bright place, Bright people
Born and raised in Kazakhstan, nowadays Yuliya Nesterenko pursues her passions in Tampere. She says that Tampere provides a friendly environment with a lot of opportunities for foreigners. Read more
Rajkumar Sabanadesan moved to Finland from Sri Lanka. "Tampere is a modern city and the region continues to develop as the higher education institutes bring in new flows of people." Read more
Jenni Kallionsivu returned to Finland after living in Estonia for five years. Tampere became her hometown not only for family reasons, but also because of the city's relaxed and straightforward atmosphere. Read more
Näkötornintie 20, Tampere http://www.pro-kiipeily.fi/koysilaskeutuminen-tampere/pyynikin-nakotornin-koysilaskeutuminen/ Come and experience abseiling down from one the highest places in Tampere, the Pyynikki observation tower. The descent itself is 26 metres, but the tower itself is higher than its surroundings. There is a guide available at the tower on Saturdays between 11am and 1pm, no reservations taken or needed. Price is 20 e, and Kelo ja Kallio Adventures offer coffee and doughnut after the abseiling. Organised weather permitting.
Satakunnankatu 13, Tampere https://www.raflaamo.fi/fi/tampere/ravintola-tammer Brunch in the most atmospheric milieu of the city, Grand Hotel Tammer's main salon.
Haulikatu 8, Tampere http://www.tgf.fi/hauliklubi Trio Pal Mundo (RUS/CUB) combines different styles from all over the world. Music shows incluences from African, Cuban, Brasilian music and Western art music. The gig is at Pispala Haulitehdas.
Väinö Linnan aukio 13-15 , Tampere https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-factory-open-2017-registration-32695310554 New Factory Open 2017 on 23 May 2017
Yliopistonkatu 55, Tampere http://www.mindtrek.org/2017/ Mindtrek 2017 international technology conference 20.-21.9.2017
Explore the Bright side of life in Finland
Tampere-based Traplight has raised $2.7 million to create games for the Minecraft generation. Traplight is known as the developer of Big Bang Racing, a game that has been downloaded over three million times. The studio aims to use the money to scale up its team and develop new titles focused on player creativity and user generated content. Read more
Mediapolis Accelerator, also known as Mediapolis Kiihdyttämö, begins the first accelerator program designed specifically for startup companies in the media field. The Tampere based Mediapolis Accelerator is created to foster the work of startups so they could be successful quicker and attract investments. Read more