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Tallinna on kaunis kaupunki?

Yepp, Tallinn is a nice city. So is Helsinki.

Story by Menno van Jarwaarde August 16th, 2014

Patarei vangla

Or in English: Patarei Prison. This awesome place caught my attention on a travel-television show, and I definitely wanted to visit it myself. This prison was used by the Russians, till 1992. They had to leave in a hurry, so they were not able to take anything with them. That results in an awesome abandoned building- perfect for photography.

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I like their habits

Where would we see elderly people selling handpicked flowers, or vegetables from their own vegetable garden? Or nationalistic music festivals where everybody is happy with the same flag? Yepp: Estonia. Oh- and a children's playground on a cemetery- why not? Yes, Estonia again.

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I like their nÅture toø.

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Their buildings are awesome.

Whether you're in Tallinn or Helsinki: the buildings of both cities are beautiful!

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Footnote: I was surprised by the awesomeness of Estonia. Finland was more western, but still awesome.
Tallinn, Tallinna linn, Eesti Vabariik