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Tallinn to Riga on Lux Express

The bus ride from Tallinn to Riga on Lux Express  was a quick four-and-a-half hour trip in a modern, air-conditioned bus. It was kitted out with power points to charge your electronics and even had free wifi, although it was spotty for me. 100 more words


Christmas Market at Night, Tallinn, Estonia

Nothing beats a Christmas Market a few days before Christmas.

It looks just like a post card doesn’t it?

One of the main reasons we wanted to come to Tallinn was to see and experience the Christmas market here.  231 more words


A little pro-bono work is good for you!

Here’s a little piece of pro-bono work I did recently for CoffeeBar 10133 in Tallinn.

CoffeeBar 10133 has been the place that I’ve been going to for my after-lunch-coffee-and-a-cigarette breaks ever since I returned to Estonia. 226 more words


Monument to the War of Independence, Tallinn, Estonia

As we made our way to our hotel we passed by Independence Square – a location we would pass by multiple times during our stay there.  89 more words


The National Song Festival

During my first visit to Tallinn in 2009 I was privileged enough to witness this magnificent spectacle…

25,000 Estonians – young and old – all wearing national dress, standing on a magnificent semi-circular stage in front of a crowd well in excess of 100,000, all singing patriot, historic, emotional songs of freedom, together. 346 more words


Random Stuff in Tallinn, Estonia

Once we arrived at the port of Tallinn, Estonia, we took a walk to our hotel a couple of kilometers away.  We wanted to walk around and familiarize ourselves with the city.  145 more words