KK for lukko (lock). This is a shot of the locks on the Fence of Vows in the top deck of the Umeda Building in Osaka, where couples can purchase and seal locks.
SU for sula (here: open water).
PP for tippa (droplet).
JO for joulupossu (christmas pig).
PA for pankki (bank), a random financial building in Frankfurt.
MM for lumme (waterlily), with a bonus dragonfly on the petals of the flower.
PO for poliisi (policeman).
Royal Canadian Mounted Police puts on a human face in Ottawa.
IL for silta (bridge).
This is, obviously, Golden Gate with a May dusk rapidly closing in.
Alkukirjaimet #028: IL.
SA for satama (harbour), this is the one in Barcelona, as photographed from a very convenient vantage point nearby.
Alkukirjaimet #027: SA.
PI for Okapi.
Alkukirjaimet #026: PI.
KK for lakka (cloudberry).
And yeah, that IS gold in the dish – edible leaf gold decoration on top of the berries.
Kirjaimet #19: KK.
NA for puoliapina (prosimian). This is a pair of ring-tail lemurs.
Kirjaimet #17: NA.
HE for Helsinki.
This is a very late evening view from Suomenlinna pier towards the Helsinki harbour with some of the well-known skyline features showcased nicely.
Kirjaimet #15: HE.
LI for kummeli (sea cairn in english, though the translation is rough at best since this is not built of rocks).
Kirjaimet #14: LI.
NN for linna (castle).
This is a german one, proudly looking down on Rhein.
Kirjaimet #13: NN.
KO for kolpakko (stein). This is the classic nubbly design from Tapio Wirkkala (which is sadly way too rarely seen these days).
Kirjaimet #12: KO.
SI for vesi (water).
This is the Niagara Falls, on a very wet journey to see the falls up close.
Kirjaimet #11: SI.
This is triple mushroom risotto for TO-ending of a word.
Kirjaimet #10: TO.
LO for lotto (the weekly national lottery).
Sadly, the sixtyfifth Alkukirjaimet-installment is the last one.
Alkukirjaimet #65: LO.
RO for roihu (blaze).
Alkukirjaimet #64: RO.
LE for lepakko (bat). This is a detail of a fruitbat colony living in the Sydney Botanical Garden.
Alkukirjaimet #63: LE.
NO for nopat (dice).
Alkukirjaimet #62: NO.