West Coast

The West Coast of Finland is a geographically flat region bordering the Gulf of Bothnia. Being the westernmost part of Finland, this is where western influences such as Christianity first arrived in Finland.

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is the oldest city and former capital of .

The , Finnish Saaristomeri, Swedish Skärgårdshavet, is the part of the Baltic Sea between the main islands of and the mainland.

is the capital of the administrative region , .

in , in , is centred around the raised bog Kurjenrahka.


is a region in with a population of 460 000.

is a stretch of coastal .

is a region of .

is a region of . Despite being located in the southern parts of Finland, it is not as well connected as the neighboring provinces.

is in . There is an airport in Kronoby serving Kokkola with flights to Helsinki.

is a maritime National Park in South-West .

West Coast

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Wherever you go, go with all your heart.  

Your World is Without Borders

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Escape to a Random Place

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