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Oulu Map, Finland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Oulu Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Oulu with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Oulu useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Oulu!

Oulu Nightlife

Club Teatria is the biggest indoor rock club in the country and is a venue where rock concerts are held, where international and Finnish rock stars give performances.  Amarillo is a tex-mex restaurant that has disco for dance and pop sounds in its basement. read more

Oulu History

The city was established by Sweden's King Karl IX on the 20th July, 1605 and located opposite the castle that was built on Linnansaari, an island.  Oulu sits at the mouth of the Oulujoki river, which was the main trading site in ancient times.  The name Oulu comes from a Sami word that means 'flood water', however, there other translations of this word as well.  This city has been the Oulu Province's capital since... read more

Oulu Sightseeing

One of these is the City Hall, which was finished in 1887, and was once the refinement and culture center of the northern part of Finland with imposing restaurants and halls.  The wooden restaurant and hotel Seurahuone, which was on the City Hall's site, burned down in the 1822 Oulu fire, along with the assembly hall, which was the only one in town.  Soon afterwards, they built a neo-Renaissance palace of stone,... read more

Oulu Travel Guide

Oulu is the biggest city in the northern part of Finland and was established by King Karl IX in 1605.  The city is located by the mouth of the Oulu River, and its name comes from a Sami word that means 'flood water'.  However, there are also other translations.  This city has been the capital of the province of Oulu since 1776 and used to be known as a salmon and wood tar town. read more

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