Good to know
The dialect of the Helsinki, also known as slang, was born in the beginning of the 20th century as the common language of the Finnish speaking and the Swedish speaking people of Helsinki. Nowadays slang is spoken mainly by young people and it diffuses to all around Finland.
President of Finland, Tarja Halonen
You can meet many of the Finnish celebrities in Helsinki!
Rotsi on mut byysat puuttuu (Aku Ankka = Donald Duck)
Seittemän broidii (Aleksis Kivi´s Seven Brothers)
broidi = veli
skidi = lapsi
The people of Helsinki think that the people from other areas of Finland are just a bunch of rednecks.
People living in Helsinki don't know the other parts of Finland, because they never cross the Kehä III (the highway that surrounds Helsinki).