Seen in the city traffic..

Seen in the city traffic..

Originally uploaded by D-Ma

“Stadista” written with assorted Volkswagen letters (apparently OEMs) on the rear of VW Passat. It’s Helsinki cab. Stadi is a nickname for Helsinki, like Frisco, Big Apple and such. Derived from swedish word stad which means city. And Stadista then means “from Helsinki”. So, if you can’t read the cab light, you get the city from here. All cabs in greater Helsinki have their city typed in the beacon light so everyone knows when someone is eating from others’ table. ūüėČ


About dobermann
Native Finn living in greater Helsinki area, currently in Vantaa. Still avoiding growing up, been somewhat succesful, thanks to my dogs. Passionate about music, hot rods & customs, dobermanns, motorcycles and everything I might foind interesting. I am just as boring in real life as I am in this blog. I do my best and have succeeded in it very well. Any other info, look from my posts or ask, thank you. D-Ma

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