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Tallinn Old Town

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Address: City Center, Tallinn, Estonia
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This jumble of 14th- and 15th-century architecture with its medieval walls,...

This jumble of 14th- and 15th-century architecture with its medieval walls, needling spires and twisting, cobblestone streets is also the site of many of the city's important historic attractions and museums including the House of the Brotherhood of the Blackheads, St. Catherine's Guild and the 15th-century Guildhall that now houses the History Museum.

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amazing pearl hidden on the eastern coast

walking through the 1000 years of history, exploring quiet or busy crooked and straight streets, marvelling at the spires of churches, solving the puzzle of the Danes Swedes... read more

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Tallinn, Estonia
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walking through the 1000 years of history, exploring quiet or busy crooked and straight streets, marvelling at the spires of churches, solving the puzzle of the Danes Swedes Russians Germans living here in the past and admiring the strong will of the natives ESTONIANS to get back their freedom. Gobbled streets fine bars and restaurants in the houses more than... More 

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I love roaming around this place, slowly walking mesmerizing the architectures and streets. Lots of cafe and souvenir shops too. The old town location itself just nearby the Linnahall Terminal (if you are taking the Linda Line Express boat from Helsinki).

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Vientiane, Laos
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tallinn Old Town is among the nicest and best preserved old towns around Europe. It is nice and clean all over! Go for a city walk on your own and explore the many and narrow side streets and find yourself a cozy café for a coffee or drink. Many nice restaurants and museums around here too

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Brisbane, Australia
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The old city and the fortifications are lovely. We really enjoyed walking through the old city and took many photos. This is a beautiful city.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Strolling through the cobbled streets of Tallin was a unique experience. You can see the historical buildings, the different types of art and architecture. Its quite similar to Riga. There are plenty of restaurants, cafes, bars and souvenir shops dotting the streets. There is a large square in the center with restaurants on all sides.

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Kopingebro, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I can go there for hours - lovely old town. Lots of nice places to eat and shop. Maybe a bit expensive, but its worth it

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Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Despite the cobbled streets, walking about the town was easy. All places of interest were accessible. Nearly everyone spoke English and were very helpful.

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Malmo, Sweden
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So beautiful it's worth visiting again and again. Build in so many different centuries, you see most medieval and hansa influences. But you also find quite few Soviet memorabilia. The KGB tour at Viru hotel and the Occupational museum are worth your while. Good restaurants around town as well.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place but no different to any other old town in europe really. Everything is price hiked and kind of all fake just for tourists to make pictures. Nice for a days walk though with plenty of over priced places to eat and drink if your happy with that idea

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Oh so clean and pretty in this picturesque Old Town of Tallinn, Estonia. Not knowing what to expect before going there, I was very pleasantly surprised at how quaint and lively this place was. Beautiful architecture, plenty of shops and restaurants, it's something worth spending several hours exploring.

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