A day in the Grand Duchy

When I set myself the target to visit every EU country while my British citizenship allows me to be an EU citizen as well, I didn’t specify how long I should visit each country for.  I always felt that just

A day in the Grand Duchy

When I set myself the target to visit every EU country while my British citizenship allows me to be an EU citizen as well, I didn’t specify how long I should visit each country for.  I always felt that just

Collecting cars

Uueda is owned and run by a family.  The recently deceased father of the family was also an avid collector of old cars.  One of the barns on site is home to these old Russian vehicles. I confess not to

Collecting cars

Uueda is owned and run by a family.  The recently deceased father of the family was also an avid collector of old cars.  One of the barns on site is home to these old Russian vehicles. I confess not to

Uueda

My stay on the ‘southern’ coast of Estonia was at the holiday village UUeda.  There are three main houses with different types of accommodation.  One just has double occupancy rooms with a toilet each, one is the principal building with

Uueda

My stay on the ‘southern’ coast of Estonia was at the holiday village UUeda.  There are three main houses with different types of accommodation.  One just has double occupancy rooms with a toilet each, one is the principal building with

Flat country tunnels

I caught a bus from the Bussijam in Tallinn to Parnu. The bus travelled through the more modern parts of Tallinn past lots of lovely houses. Many of the pictures I took from the moving bus don’t do them justice

Flat country tunnels

I caught a bus from the Bussijam in Tallinn to Parnu. The bus travelled through the more modern parts of Tallinn past lots of lovely houses. Many of the pictures I took from the moving bus don’t do them justice

Old Tallinn

Tallinn has a natural  harbour, presumably the origin of the city.  It is a regular stop of Baltic cruise ships, which will stop for a day in the Estonian capital. Considering my ambition to visit the other 27 EU countries

Old Tallinn

Tallinn has a natural  harbour, presumably the origin of the city.  It is a regular stop of Baltic cruise ships, which will stop for a day in the Estonian capital. Considering my ambition to visit the other 27 EU countries

St Olav

The spire of St Olav’s church is very dominant on the Tallinn skyline, although I didn’t take any pictures of it.  In total it is 123.7m tall, more than half of which is a copper clad roof.  It is possible

St Olav

The spire of St Olav’s church is very dominant on the Tallinn skyline, although I didn’t take any pictures of it.  In total it is 123.7m tall, more than half of which is a copper clad roof.  It is possible

Pagari 1

Although not tracing my travels chronologically, this venue in Tallinn felt appropriate to follow the tales from Reading Prison. The house at Pagari 1 stands on the corner of Pagari and Pikk streets and was originally built for residential purposes

Pagari 1

Although not tracing my travels chronologically, this venue in Tallinn felt appropriate to follow the tales from Reading Prison. The house at Pagari 1 stands on the corner of Pagari and Pikk streets and was originally built for residential purposes