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Not much of a nightlife in Tornio, but the best place I found was Kaupunginhotelli. (There might be more out there but I didn't found them!). At least you can drink the finnish beer Lapin Kulta there. =)
Dress Code: Come as you are.
What to buy: Beer of course! The finnish beer Lapin Kulta is brewed here. So you cannot leave Tornio without at least have bought a couple of beers.
After Allies (Soviets) made critical notes about the slow conduct of war against German 20. Gebirgsarmee (20th Mountain Army), Finns organised a landing into the port of Tornio by one division on 1st October 1944 and other coming in later. Germans decided to put an end to the landing and tried to take Tornio by force. In battle Germans were...more
This cannon can be found beside the road to the harbour of Röyttä. It's the Lapland War Artillery Monument (1944-1945 ). The Lapland War began properly in Tornio with the landing on the 1st October 1944. Initially, the fighting was hampered by the lack of artillery. It was not until the 6th October when artillery was obtained, and the Finns were...more