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It’s a rainy Monday evening in Tallinn. I arrived yesterday by ferry. It was an easy check-in but a long walk up 3
floors to boarding. I was on deck 9 on a
very quiet area of the ship with a perfect view. I felt the ship move so perhaps it’s not as
gigantic as I thought it was.
FROM MY SEAT …
... led the attack. And as woman can't fly planes (not my words!) a lot of the city survived! In reality that is probably just a legend, as the attack was carried out by men and woman.
We then moved on to see the freedom statue, built when Estonia gained independence. It was built by a Czech company at a cost of €7 million. Many locals don't like the appearance of it. Use of cracked glass is meant to symblfly that freedom is fragile. Almost as fragile as the statue itself, ...
... times as you like. Simply hop off where you want to, and return to any stop to continue your tour. The nearest stop is cruise ship terminal is ABC Terminals.Tallinn City Hop-on Hop-off Tour stops:
- Mere pst (328 feet, 100 meters from Viru Square)
- Song Festival Grounds
- Russalka Monument
- D-Terminal (cruise ship)
- Hotel Radisson SAS and Swissotel (stops on request)
- Toompea Castle- Old Town
- ABC Terminals
... like us! We ferried back after a thorough exploration and visited the main Cathedral in town at Senate Square..Lutheran ,so very little adornments to the huge church but attractive for its architectural purity and simplicity. Finished in 1862 this is the symbol of Helsinki sitting where it does it can be seen from all angles but most from the sea at a huge white edifice topped with a green cupola Wandered the shops in town before an R&R at our hotel to ...
... yesterday afternoon. The painting we liked was over $5k so needless to say we didn't bid. This was followed Last night at the casino but we were on a loosing streak so we quit early and watched a great Canadian comic instead. The entertainment has been varied and very good. There is definitely something for everyone. Today after a relaxed breakfast in our room......we went to Talin to check out the old city and learnt about their history, both recent and old. Lovely city ...