"We Finns just like it simple": Net users can't get enough of #Helsinki Metro map
"Finland: land of the Moomins, Santa Claus Village, and exceedingly simple metro lines.
A series of maps comparing the municipal subway layouts in major cities around the world has been tickling some net users who just can’t get enough of Helsinki’s metro design. Some are calling it proof that Finns like to keep things simple–and you’ve got to admit, when you see the image stacked up next to a map of Tokyo’s metro system, they may have a point!
Perhaps because the population of Finland’s capital, Helsinki (621,863 as of November 2014), is dwarfed by some of the other major cities around the globe, its exceptionally uncomplicated metro system is worlds apart from the intimidating, tangled-up monstrosity known as the Tokyo Metro.
I remember staring blankly at all the squiggly lines the first time I ever saw a map of Tokyo’s subway system, and then almost fainted when I realized there was a whole other network of trains above ground as well..."
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