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Vaasa Airport is located in Vaasa, 10.5km south-east of Vaasa city centre. It is the 6th busiest airport in Finland and serves about 300,000 passengers annually. It has been selected as Finland's Airport of the Year on a number of occasions. Vaasa Airport is served by carriers including airBaltic, Blue1, Finnair and Flybe Nordic. Charters serve destinations including Bulgaria, Canary Islands, Greece, Spain, Turkey, and Thailand.
Dubbed ‘The North’ by southern Finns, Vaasa is home to three universities and a flourishing art scene, so it's certainly no icy wasteland. Close to the border with Sweden, Vaasa embraces Swedish culture, with some 25% of the population speaking Swedish as a first language. Indeed, the 17th-century town was named after Swedish nobles - the Wasa family - although it was conquered by the Russians in the 19th century and destroyed by fire in 1852. The new city was completely rebuilt, 7km away from the original fire.