2016 October

Telliskivi Creative Hub!

Can’t believe I haven’t written about Telliskivi yet!! Located in a former industrial complex next to the Balti Railway Station, (near the Russian markets mention in a previous post!) on the borders between the City Centre, Pelgulinna and Kalamaja districts, is the creative centre of Tallinn. This is the largest creative centre in Estonia consisting…

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Green Bakery and REaD

A new discovery of mine! GreenBakery is a small and cozy cafe-bookshop orientated to offering vegan, lactose and gluten free foods. They have a delicious selection of vegan burgers, wraps, pizzas and pastries, fresh juices and smoothies! They also offer a daily lunch buffet. They also hold are regular events, music evenings, poetry nights and…

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Kadriorg!

Certainly one of my favorite places in Tallinn ever since I first discovered it all that time ago! It is the most outstanding green area in the center of the city, think of it as Tallinn’s Central Park. Among the beautiful nature you will find attractions like Peter the Great House where the Russian Tsar…

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Estonian Open Air Museum

This museum transports you back in time to when Estonia was a rural dream. The museum is a life-sized reconstruction of an 18th-century rural/fishing village, which comes complete with church, inn, schoolhouse, several mills, a fire station, twelve farmyards and  fisherman’s sheds. The site spans 79 hectares of land and contains 72 separate buildings and…

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Glögg !!!

Ohhhh yes, it is that time of year that I looked forwards to the most! Its the time of the year where its important to stay as warm as you can, inside and out and there is no better way to do this than to drink copious amounts of Glögg or Glögi! Also known throughout…

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Autumn Days

Ahh Autumn, definitely becoming by far my favorite season, especially in Estonia! Much like the rest of Europe, autumn is the time when things begin to slow down, the days begin to get shorter, the temperatures begin to drop, the leaves begin to change into the most beautiful colors; reds, greens, oranges, browns, all the…

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