This island and house is just by the sea in front of the Kaivopuisto district. The island is called Luoto (I believe). The house is actually a restaurant called Ravintola Saaristo.
Heh, they are trying to make beaches in Helsinki look like Riviera or Miami. They’ve carried sand, bar and beach chairs by the sea thus making an artificial Southern beach. Nice idea :P
Now it’s already Autumn but here is something from the end of the Summer. You can see the trees losing their full green suit already in this photo – taken in the beginning of September. Now there’s no green left at all.