Tartu Cathedral and Kuressare Island Marathon – Estonia

I was surviving on Hot Dogs during the day and during the night,And this was the first time i noticed that there are two sorts of Hot Dogs.One American and another is French.French ones usually have the closed bread and sauces are filled inside it and american one comes with a open bread and we …

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Visit to Narva Fortress – Estonia

Tallin is two and a half hour by Viking Line or Silja line cruise,viking line being the cheapest AFAIK.The other option is to go thru the pain of getting a Russian visa and ride all the way by land and enter Estonia through Narva. Finished my work for Friday and took the 9 PM ferry …

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Winter trip to Tallin – Jan 2015

This was more of a booze shopping trip as we just had 2-3 hours before our cruise returns from Tallin back to Helsinki.It was good deal with 12 Euro return trip with a cabin in Viking Line.We boarded Viking line express from Katajanokan Terminal and tallin was just 2:30 hours away. Our cruise  🙂 As …

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One Day Adventure in Medieval Capital Tallin – Estonia – PART 2

Fortification of the old town area still stands very strong and it is in as beautiful condition as it would have been in its glorious days.   Alexander Nevsky Cathedral – Its an orthodox cathedral in the Tallinn Old Town. It was built and designed by Mikhail Preobrazhensky in a typical Russian Revival style between 1894 …

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One Day Adventure in Medieval Capital Tallinn – Estonia – PART 1

Tallin is 2 hours journey by ferry from Helsinki.There are many ferry operators which operate many ferries in a day between Tallin and Helsinki.Couple of them which i know and are very popular are 1) Viking Line – Old but big ships..fairly priced…takes 2:30 hours one way..limited number of operations in a day 2) Eckero …

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