In Finland there
are 5.3 million
inhabitants. Our capital city is Helsinki.
Finland is one ot the largest countries
in Europe. Distance from north to south
is 1,200 km.
The host town,
Vaasa is situated on the Finnish west coast.
Vaasa is the regional capital and has 57.000
are 14 non-stop flights from two capital cities;
Helsinki and Stockholm. It takes 15 minute drive
airport to the city centre.
Weekdays 8 trains arrives from Helsinki to city
centre. The train travel takes about 5 hours
from Helsinki to Vaasa.
everything is within walking distance!
Vaasa is a
popular city for congresses and
meetings. 19 international congresses were
held in Vaasa 2006. The conference is
organized in the middle of the town. The
building is beautiful, recently renovated
old university building.
The venue is in
(MAP location 1) (Location 1)
within walking distance from
organizers have reserved accommodation at Sokos
hotel Vaakuna (city center, walking distance to
the conference venue) at special prices for the
conference participants. All hotel reservations
should be made on the registration form (
REGISTRATION LINK ) .
All hotel fees are payable directly to the hotel
upon departure. All cancellations or possible
changes should be made in writing to Bothnia
Congress. "Noshows" will be charged the full
Room prices: Standard single 92 e/night,
standard double 112 e/night, superior single 117
e/night, superior double 137 e/night (Prices
include breakfast, evening sauna, night club and
If you want accommodation at a Hostel near the
conference venue please visit
book your accommodation straight from them.
Other cheaper alternatives are near the
conference venue is efö summerhotel
you want accommodation somewhere else Vaasa also
offers several other hotels and hostels: