Viru Backpackers

Viru 5, Tallinn, 10133, Estonia | 2 star hostel
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Exotic Estonia

A travel blog entry by halleyc on Jul 17, 2014

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... church. While not that impressive inside, you can climb the tower for a great view of the city. Of course, this sounded like a fine idea. We paid our 2 euros, and immediately were greeted with a small door no taller than me. This was the start of the tower. Inside the door was a spiral staircase, with 230 steep uneven stone steps, and ropes along the inside and outside to hang onto. The tower itself was very narrow, and as people came down the steps, you had to stop and try ...

Sightseeing in Tallinn, Estonia

A travel blog entry by herbguhl on Jun 11, 2014

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Yesterday was another relaxing day at sea, as we sailed northeast through the Baltic. It was cool, but warm enough to sit out on deck for a while, in a sunny spot sheltered from the wind that Sherry found. I thought of my dad and his family who would have sailed these waters in less pleasant conditions in November 1928, when they emigrated from Ukraine to Canada.

We disembarked at our next port of call, Tallinn, ...

I'm never drinking again....till the next time!

A travel blog entry by jcontheroad on Aug 08, 2013

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... as I still had to wait around...
Checked in, grabbed a shower then headed of on the bike to do some of the coastal roads that were recommended to me by a local biker...turned out to be a road near the coast rather than a coast road... it wasn't a bad ride though as there was some nice scenery to be seen.
Headed back to the hotel for about 7 pm and a quiet night in front of the Kindle.

Here's a few photos to show you my day -


A travel blog entry by sheppa80 on Jun 27, 2013

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... br> Although we were only in the capital city for two days, we still had time to experience all that the Estonian culture has to offer. Its food is hearty and fit for a king, its people are warm, inviting and proud. Its culture is enchanting and mysterious ...

Tallin - funny name but a great place

A travel blog entry by dougo on May 28, 2013

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... similar things to what we’d seen on our walk so far, but they were more expensive in this part of Tallin. We went up and down a couple of new streets and around the back of the Town Hall site and eventually met up with Oliver at the appointed place where he did a head count a couple or times and then finally we followed him minus three people who must have decided to do their own thing … and who could blame them?

It was so rivetting I ...

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This 2 star hostel, located on Viru 5, Tallinn, is near Tallinn Town Hall, Town Council's Aphothecary, Tallinn City Museum (Linnamuuseum), and Great Guild Hall.
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