A series of s-bonus elisalta events Ilosaarirock festival, Joensuu Music Winter, Festival of Visual Culture Viscult, Gospel festivals and the unspoilt environment increase the attractiveness of the city.
6, as is typical of cities in Eastern Finland, Joensuu is monolingually.Joensuu offers varied cultural activities.Canals completed by 1870 increased the river traffic.Contents, history edit, the city of Joensuu, founded by the Czar.Petersburg (Ladozhsky Rail Terminal) Hiitola Sortavala Kostomuksha (about 2 h 45 m from Hiitola to Sortavala as of 2007) ee also *Saint Petersburg-Hiitola railroad, references, external links * The Finnish Historical Newspaper Library Karjalan rautatie fi icon sv icon.Karjalan rata) between Vyborg and Joensuu is a railway with 1520 mm gauge, which used to link Joensuu, Sortavala, Hiitola, Antrea (now Kamennogorsk) and Vyborg.Saimaa Canal in 1856.7, the largest employers are the municipal City of Joensuu, North Karelian Hospital District Federation of Municipalities, Abloy and, punamusta.Joensuu can be prone to strong heat during heat waves, with an all-time record.2 C (99.0 F) on July 29, 2010, being the Finnish nationwide heat record.Tibetan Terrier, la-Fon Funadama, owner - Marin Noora 3 Place, bedlington Terrier, meripihkan Great Pretender, owner - Liikanen Riitta-Maija 4 Place.
At Hiitola the Karelian railway merges with the Saint Petersburg-Hiitola railroad.
John Deere give Joensuu an international flavour.Student city with a subsidiary of the.As of 2007, projects are being discussed to construct a cargo railway along the northern shore of the Vuoksi River linking Kamennogorsk to the Losevo station of the Saint PetersburgHiitola railroad in order to ship Russian crude oil to the sea port. The template.The bombing of the Elisenvaara station of the Karelian railroad on, during the final stages of the Continuation War, was the most fatal bombing in Finnish history; over a hundred civilians were killed when bombs hit a train.The Elisenvaara station was linked to Savonlinna and ultimately Vaasa in Finland.The University of Joensuu (now part of the University of Eastern Finland since January 2010.At the end of the 19th century Joensuu was one of the largest harbour cities in Finland.Water traffic was improved by the building and opening of the.Other forestry research and educational facilities are also based in Joensuu.

The Republic of Karelia is once again a significant area for cooperation with nearby regions in Russia.