Tallinn is one of the most beautiful cities in Estonia and if you haven’t already visited this city then it’s time to plan a trip here soon. This young city has a lot that you can explore and for people who are on a budget, this place is paradise because you can get some of the best deals at highly affordable prices here. One of the best things about visiting Tallinn is the tallinna matkat which are free.
You can get a walking tour around the city of Tallinn without paying any money at all. This walking tour is very popular among the people and apart from discovering a lot around the city, you can also meet new people here.
Another great thing that you can do in Tallinn is walk around the medieval town and check out the old town. If you wanted to know what people looked like in medieval times, here’s where you’ll get all the answers. You can later try out what they ate too. There are a number of restaurants that serve up traditional medieval food. These restaurants even have the ambiance of the medieval times. You do need to have an open mind and a palate that is willing to try out some rather unusual combinations.
When you are in Tallinn you can visit a number of historical and beautiful places that will simply take your breath away. One such place in Tallinn is the Kiek in de Kok. The name of this place means “peep into the kitchen”. This is an artillery tower and was used by the German soldiers to peep into the houses located in lower town. There is a museum located inside this amazing and historic artillery tower and the guided tour has sound and video effects as well. There are also the limestone bastion passages that were built to hide the movement of all the soldiers. During the 1944 Soviet bombings these passages were used to shelter the soldiers from the bombs. A large number of homeless people also used these passages during the 1990’s. Another amazing place to visit is the Von Krahl theatre in Tallinn. This is an amazing theatre located in the back streets of the famous old town. There have been some amazing performances here by various foreign and Estonian troupes. You can enjoy contemporary dance to opera as well here.