National Geographic : 1925 May
HELSINGFORS- -A CONTRAST IN LIGI'HT ANI) SIIADI 605 TIlE1 MARKET PLACE, OR SALU-TORG, LOOKING NORTII: IIELSINGFORS Photographs by J. and 1. 1'arkas A LAUNCH LANL)ING ON IIOGIIOLMEN The island of HIgholmen is situated close to Helsingfors and contains a zoological garden. Tts parklike scenery and pretty gardens surrounding a restaurant make it a favorite place of excursion for picnic parties of the humbler classes. Meals can be cooked at queer little fireplaces in the ground and eaten in the open air. The suburb of Berghaill is seen in the background (see also page 607).