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Travel Blogs from Tallinn
... shopping. I didn't really see too much that was practical to buy - lots of heavy Scandinavian style woolen hats, sweaters, etc. I did buy a little Christmas ornament - an angel made out of heavy felt. I had lunch in one of the little outdoor cafes. Oh lordy, I ate a panini...Dr. Gundry is gonna disown me! I had booked Dennis and myself on a private walking tour of Tallinn starting at 2pm. Dennis showed up right in the nick of time and we were only a couple ...
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... grimaces, not smiles. He then went on to explain that Estonia has a pretty good health care system and that up until the age of 18yo, all dental work was free but as he is 31yo, and because we are all smiling and happy he would appreciate our tips so that he could have his braces removed and next time he sees us he’ll have shiny white straight teeth. Oh boy !!
We alighted the bus and I gave Brian a tip to give him - probably the least amount ...
... interesting. There were dogs everywhere (Mike “I'm not sure you could classify all of them as dogs”) there were the little rat-like things, little fluff balls with their hair tied up in some weird Britney Spears tribute, woolly dogs where you couldn’t tell which end was the front until they stuck their tongue out, and there were some larger (Mike “Real”) dogs dragging their owners down the corridors of the hotel loving this big ...
... the east portion of the country has far more of that, and most signs are written in Russian.
The countryside is quite pretty, and not what I expected. Thin, dark trees everywhere, large expanses and meadows, haybales, and fields of canola. And occasionally to the side, we had the beautiful coast, separated by bogs or forest.
Our other stop for the day was in Rakvere, where Kaarel intended to take me to some castle ruins. Well...we ...