Tallinn The Essential
Estonia's dynamic capital is Tallinn, situated on the north coast. It is also the main port on the gulf of Finland, a stone's throw away from Helsinki. A historic city with Unesco World Heritage site status, it is composed of its upper town and lower town, where visitors will encounter paved streets, ramparts, fine Hanseatic houses and aristocratic residences. The city is also proud of its remarkable museums which provide a clear picture of Estonian history and art.
This long street runs through the old