1. Helsinki – Finland
Helsinki is a highly featured city of Finland. It has green mountains, hilly areas, museums and beach points to amaze the tourists. The estimated population of Helsinki is 7.8 million. This city is known for its exotic tourist attractions, the best being its complex electricity system which consumes lesser energy to generate electricity. This makes us believe that the government has done really well to make this city an eco-friendly place for the residents. No doubt, the carpeted roads and environment-friendly vehicles add a plus to its level of beauty and cleanliness.
Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. It is in the region of Uusimaa, in southern Finland, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. Helsinki has a population of 629,512, an urban population of 1,214,210, and a metropolitan population of over 1.4 million, making it the most populous municipality and urban area in Finland. Helsinki is located some 80 kilometres (50 mi) north of Tallinn, Estonia, 400 km (250 mi) east of Stockholm, Sweden, and 388 km (241 mi) west of Saint Petersburg, Russia. Helsinki has close historical connections with these three cities.
The Helsinki metropolitan area includes the urban core of Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Kauniainen, and surrounding commuter towns. It is the world’s northernmost metro area of over one million people, and the city is the northernmost capital of an EU member state. The Helsinki metropolitan area is the fourth largest metropolitan area in the Nordic countries, the City of Helsinki being the third largest after Stockholm and Oslo.