Suomenlinna Fortress

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The Fortress of Suomenlinna was built in 1748 by the Swedes to defend against the Russians. The fortress is made up of 8 islands, with fortress walls of 3.7 miles (6 kilometers), 290 buildings and over 100 guns and cannons. There are six museums, nine bars, 850 inhabitants and six museums. On summer weekends, it can get pretty boozy here, so pack a picnic and enjoy a drink.

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