Helsinki or Helsingfors is the capital of Finland. Founded in 1550, the "Daughter of the Baltic" has been the Finnish capital since 1812, when it was rebuilt by the tsars of Russia along the lines of a miniature St.
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Central Helsinki consists of the central and southern parts of Helsinki, south of Pitkäsilta and southeast of Baana.
Western Helsinki comprises the parts Helsinki that are west of the railway, northwest of Baana and south of Munkkiniemi.
Inner East comprises the parts of Helsinki east of the railway, north of Pitkäsilta, south of freeways 4 and 45 and west of Kulosaari.
Helsinki's Eastern Suburbs is the easternmost part of Helsinki. The most convenient mode of public transportation from the city center is the metro – actually most of Helsinki's metro stations are located here.