Vanhakaupunki, The old city of Helsinki.
AIRVŪZ STAFF NOTE :
When it was founded in the mid-16th century, the Finnish city of Helsinki was originally located at the mouth of the Vantaa River. Due to a fire and a plague outbreak, it moved to its current location, about 7 km (around 4 mi.) to the south, at the tip of the Vironniemi Peninsula. The original Helsinki site is called Vanhakaupunki, which translates to "old town" in reference to its history. Seen here in this drone video by Riband Kurd, Vanhakaupunki is now a district within the (now much larger) Finnish capital city.
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