Another good spot is the last bus stop before the highway begins. It's before traffic lights so cars stop and can see you. For reaching the spot take bus 21 or 23 and get off at stop Prykinkuja. Use a sign!
The common abbreviation for Tampere is TRE. So you can write this.
=== North-West towards [[Vaasa (on the way there is also Rauma, Pori]] ===