Travel Blogs from Tallinn
It was an earlier start, as we reached Tallinn at 9.00am, so we were up and on the go at 7.30, ready for breakfast. The breakfast menu is similar to the dinner menu, it takes up two pages. We both started with bircher muesli and followed up with smoked salmon. It's all too hard to get toast (and they only do white) so I stick with Pumpernickel bread, which is just delicious. I have to say that the bread ...
... egg and milk (yuk and most people said that too). Oh back in the old days they only cooked bread once a year and hung it in the kitchen. It looked like a donut but they realized people were losing too many teeth! Thank you all for my birthday messages, I told my parents I didn't want anyone to know. They kept their word until after dinner a birthday cake arrived and the Indonesian sang happy birthday. I forgot the staff have my date of birth, it wasn't gf though, nice ...
... our coats as the temperature is 9 degrees not 19 as it seemed when the sun was shining.
Truly amazing city, medieval buildings to satisfy even Mark.
Visited Kiek in de Kok or "peek in the kitchen". A tower built in 1470 over 38m high there is a cafe on the top floor with fantastic views across the city. It's name came from the fact that the soldiers were so high they could look into people's kitchens. They ...
... in the supermarket then got a burger & chips & took it back to our room to eat. We had to fight through the throng of people to get off the ship rolling my suitcase over people's toes as I went !!! Got a taxi to the Radisson Blu hotel, a lovely hotel we're on the 19th floor but there's a lovely roof too bar on the 24thfloor where we had a drink before going to ...
... br> We had a rough idea of the location of one so headed out into Tallinn but couldn't find it. After about 20 minutes of wandering I accosted a young Estonian woman to ask if 1) she spoke English and 2) if she knew where a laundromat was.
Her response was that 1) she spoke a little English and 2) the laundromat was 20 meters down the road and around to the left....a spot we had walked along not so long ago. We followed her directions and sure enough we found the laundromat ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility