Kaunis kontula
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder- images from suburb in east Helsinki

Kontula is known for its cold, grey blocks of flats and numbers of pubs. But when I spent time walking around the suburb, asking people to tell me what they feel is beautiful about their neighbourhood, I was pointed toward 21 different places. Sometimes the first impression does not show the full story; instead it's what we decide to actively seek.