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Haapsalu - just one of those days, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Haapsalu - just one of those days

A travel blog entry by technotrekker

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... of the country, to a place called Haapsalu on the west coast, in search of the most attractive of substances - hot mud. Haapsalu is a Spa town sometimes known as the 'Nordic Venice' which specialises in mud bathing in order to improve health and ...

This is your wake-up call !, Kärdla, Estonia travel blog

This is your wake-up call !

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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The only bus to the capital Kärdla leaves at 6.20 am, and since it is a 40-minute walk from the beach to the bus stop, we had to get up at 4.30 am. Walking in the dark has its advantages : we got to see the sun rise ! Kärdla is the capital of ...

Haapsalu, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Haapsalu

A travel blog entry by laine

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... the cliff face and it all looked quiet lovely. We now had the task of driving back to the other side of Estonia to a place called Haapsalu. We wanted to take another route (not going through Tallinn), but the back roads are pretty shitty really. If you ...

On our way to Haapsalu, Heltermaa, Estonia travel blog

On our way to Haapsalu

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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... into Haapsalu Hotell (www.estravel.ee/index.php?lang=eng&main_id=379,722,731). They say they are the best hotel in Haapsalu, but I have my doubts. Still it had everything we wanted for 40 € , which might be a bit expensive by Estonian standards but ...

VORMSI, Hullo, Estonia travel blog

VORMSI

A travel blog entry by jaines

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... and little island in the Baltic sea, with some other students. We took the ferry from Rohuküla, after visiting the town of Haapsalu, i will prepare a special entry only for Haapsalu as i will work in it for my planning class the whole course, and it is ...

Our lucky day, Paradise Beach, Ristna, Estonia travel blog

Our lucky day

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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After we packed our tent we went to Emmaste church, which is famous for its bell. During the Soviet occupation all bells where melted down, but 6 villagers took down this 200 kg heavy bell and managed to hide it. We missed the only bus in the morning ...

Spiders, yummy !, Ristna Beach, Estonia travel blog

Spiders, yummy !

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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Sunday morning and time to sleep in late. Afterwards we had brunch and sat in a giant hammock on the beach reading. In the late afternoon we went on an orientation course, where we had to find markers in a giant complex of underground bunkers that ...

Discovering Haapsalu, the Venice of the North, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Discovering Haapsalu, the Venice of the North

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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... claimed that the idea of the line was supported by the Russian empere or himself. Apparently his support was decisive and Haapsalu got its communication with Petersburg. Haapsalu has much more to offer, just check their website www.haapsalu.ee. In ...

Zwischenstop / Stopover, Virtsu, Estonia travel blog

Zwischenstop / Stopover

A travel blog entry by pajas

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Destination 23:   km43'335 Der Sonderausflug reduziert sich nur auf Insel Saaremaa, da Fähre nach Hiiumaa nur 4x täglich fährt. Darum gehts weiter um sicherzustellen, dass WM- Match FRA-SUI in Tallinn gesehen werden kann... Beinahe gestürzt ...

Biking 'til the cows come home...literally, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Biking 'til the cows come home...literally

A travel blog entry by mklots

... ) End time: 9:30 PM (an improvement) Overnight: NOT Endla Hostel, but Kongo Hotel in the old town in Haapsalu "Highlights": - ruins of Padise monastery - 25km of gravel roads (serious butt-pounding, although not as painful after significant loss ...

The road to Ruin, Tuksi, Estonia travel blog

The road to Ruin

A travel blog entry by no1pablo

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Well what a journey from Tallin to Tuksi - how can they call them roads???!!!Honestley, these have to be, and we're hoping will be the worst roads we will have to go on throughout our travels, as they were unbelievable - dirt track after dirt track, ...

Schock in der Nacht / Shock by night, Liiva, Estonia travel blog

Schock in der Nacht / Shock by night

A travel blog entry by pajas

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Destination 22:   km42'985 Endlich fertig Nordpolwetter und es wird warm! Nach Aufbruch zum Sonderausflug zu Saaremaa und Hiiumaa Campstop in Liiva. Vorfall in Riga hat mich ganz ordentlich eingeschüchtert und in ein Tief gerissen. Zu alldem noch ...

nuit a Haapsalu, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

nuit a Haapsalu

A travel blog entry by gadjoxav

nu9it en hamac avant d'aller sur ...

Ile de Hiumaa, Kaina, Estonia travel blog

Ile de Hiumaa

A travel blog entry by gadjoxav

nuit sur la presqu'ile de ...

Pragmatic Choice (ii), Virtsu, Estonia travel blog

Pragmatic Choice (ii)

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10

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Today was a special day, it was Julie's birthday. We’d decided to treat it as a normal day until we’d arrived at our destination, once again until we were actually out there and sailing, we couldn’t predict where it would be.  We ...

A Day Full of Surprises, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

A Day Full of Surprises

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10

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... us was the Overseas 40 and across the pontoon, Beluga. Quite homely really! As we were coming across the channel from Hartermaa to Haapsalu, I got no fewer than 3 missed calls on the mobile. Now as I rarely get calls, even in the UK (Billy no-mates they ...

A Short Visit to an Estonian Island, Heltermaa Sadam, Estonia travel blog

A Short Visit to an Estonian Island

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10

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... we were following Beluga but in due course she veered off to the right, as she was making for the mainland and the harbour of Haapsalu, which we were intending to get to tomorrow. By 13:45 we had arrived at the brand new yacht harbour in Heltermaa. There ...

The White Lady's fate, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

The White Lady's fate

A travel blog entry by derek_roberts10

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... then camera at the ready, we were off again on our little bikes to do the sightseeing bit, which principally meant the Haapsalu loss or Episcopal Castle, dating from the thirteenth century (see photo). Apart from being an impressive construction with its ...

Castles, churches, choirs and coffees, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Castles, churches, choirs and coffees

A travel blog entry by timthelibrarian

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Today I headed out to the small coastal town of Haapsalu, about 100km southwest of Tallinn. The main reason I wanted to go there was to see the medieval castle, one of the best preserved in the Baltic. After breakfast I caught the bus to the bus station ...

to Kuressaare, Saaremaa, Estonia, Virtsu, Estonia travel blog

to Kuressaare, Saaremaa, Estonia

A travel blog entry by sherylmcdonald

en route to Kuressaare from ...

The White Lady is a Ghost!, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

The White Lady is a Ghost!

A travel blog entry by traveese

... .  Hence the mystery is solved, as clean as if they'd pulled a mask off of someone's head.  But there's more... Haapsalu is an old place.  Its main centerpiece is an Episcopal castle and dome church that were built around 1279, and were ...

Secret Soviet Bunkers and more!, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Secret Soviet Bunkers and more!

A travel blog entry by carallan

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... ;Hens’ party we thought). Our destination for the night had always been Parnu, which is the second largest city in Estonia. Unfortunately, it is also the main summer holiday destination in the country and it only had one camp-site which turned out ...

Haapsalu, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Haapsalu

A travel blog entry by jaaksirp

From Stockholm to ...

Day2  Heisinki - Talinn - Haapsalu, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

Day2 Heisinki - Talinn - Haapsalu

A travel blog entry by mellow-yallow

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(全行程の写真をとりあえずまとめて置いてあります。順番もかなりバ&# ...

Für 30 Minuten auf Hiiumaa, Kärdla, Estonia travel blog

Für 30 Minuten auf Hiiumaa

A travel blog entry by florens

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Eigentlich ist die Idee sehr abgefahren und niemand würde das machen. Doch da ich das Fliegen so sehr gerne habe bot sich die Gelegenheit einen kurzen Hüpfer von Tallinn nach Kardla und zurück zu machen. Die Flugzeit beträgt pro Strecke nur 30 ...

The Festival of the White Lady, Haapsalu, Estonia travel blog

The Festival of the White Lady

A travel blog entry by bttnhg

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So today we have been to Haapsalu,the main town in the north-western coast of Estonia. Its unusual shape –a three kilometre long strip of land pointing out into the sea- is a mix of seaside resort and modernish town. Three sides of the town are ...

The first Island, Diby, Estonia travel blog

The first Island

A travel blog entry by tommmartens

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... clothes or cars. I let Tom do the shopping and stay a guard for the bikes. I organise my stuff while watching all the Haapsalu people. Nicest part of this trip was from Haapsalu to Rohukula. They have made a very nice cycling path there going through a ...

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