Category Archives: Estonia, Tallinn

Tallinn … great romantic walks, great romantic scenery and Peter the Great’s romantic palace of love in Estonia’s tranquil Kadriorg Park

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For those wishing to escape the throng of tourists in Tallinn’s beautiful medieval Old Town, or indeed the occasional “p*ssed up in Pikk” hen/stag party touring the Estonian capital, a quick trip on a tram to the classy district of Kadriorg, … Continue reading

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Tallinn … why it’s advisable to carry around a neck-brace (and have good personal injury insurance) whilst admiring the Estonian capital’s beautiful Medieval Old Town

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If Baltic giants existed in the Middle Ages then they must have lived in the city of Tallinn because the Estonian capital was clearly built with their dimensions in mind. Tallinn’s medieval Old Town and Toompea district are unquestionably picturesque … Continue reading

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Tallinn … true tales of espionage, real Bond style gadgets and the exposure of Russian spies at the Hotel Viru’s fascinating KGB museum

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The handful of buildings in the beautiful city of Tallinn reeking of Estonia’s much despised Soviet past have been surprisingly preserved by the locals. This preservation however, does not appear to have been done out of any gesture of love, more out of a … Continue reading

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Tallinn … costume wars with Kuala Lumpur, the promise of performing rodents and life-sized knitted Lady Gaga dolls in the Estonian medieval capital

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Tallinn, the beautiful capital of Estonia is very proud of its medieval heritage. So proud of its medieval Old Town, Tallinn has clearly passed a law forcing all locals working along its cobbled streets to wear traditional medieval dress during trading … Continue reading

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