Meriton Old Town Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tallinn
Joel arrived in Tallinn on thursday lunchtime, and we had a couple of hours before Annette was due to leave, so we decided to pay a visit to one of the medieval watchtowers, kiek in de kokk, which has a museum inside. The tower's name literally means 'peep in to the kitchen' in low german. the story goes that one of the guards there had a wife who …
Tallinn was one of those destinations I chose not because I've always dreamed of going there, but because the flight from Ålesund via half term in Oslo was cheap, as was accomodation.
I had planned to go alone, but in the end my friend Annette joined me for the first few days, and then Joel came down to meet me for the weekend. There's …
I get up at 9:30, enough time to pack before check out. Feeling much better although very slow. My intentions of hitting some worthwhile museums are crushed (Tartu and not Tallinn has the best museums) and I opt for heading to Tallinn so I have more recovery time on the bus. I was considering going to Estonia's beach resort, Parnu, if the weather …
... have seen someone in a hostel do for others. The food was delicious. John had meat and I had the cold salad and potatoes. We are so full now.
The hostel seems a tad quieter tonight... or maybe that is just wishful hoping. We have a 10am bus tomorrow down to Latvia. The bus ride should only last about 4 hours or so and we hope to see some good countryside along the way.
Next stop: Riga, Latvia
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TALINN, ESTONIA AUGUST 18
Today we are in Talinn. As we came into port, a very large ship was right behind us and docked on the other side of a very narrow pier. It was the Oceania Marina which we are going on in November. It is quite a bit larger than this ship.
We decided to take the shuttle bus into town today and look around on our own. It was only ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility