Saturday, July 20, 2024

Lovely Locations in Estonia (Podcast)


Beautiful Places in Estonia (Podcast) - Beaches, Castles and Brown Bears

Hear about journey to Estonia because the Beginner Traveler talks to Betty Reed from about her current journey to this Baltic nation.

Of Estonia, Betty says,  “I are inclined to search for locations which are off the crushed path. And I’m additionally concerned with going to international locations that had been former communist international locations, as a result of I discover it fascinating to see how the tradition both has been maintained or not, and to witness the modifications, and though Estonia has been impartial from the Soviets for 30 years, you possibly can nonetheless see these transformations all through the nation.”

Betty recommends beginning within the metropolis of Tartu. It’s the second largest metropolis within the nation and the oldest metropolis in Estonia. It dates again to the eleventh century. It’s referred to as the mental capital due to its College, which was based in 1632. Tartu is far quieter than Tallinn the capital. The city sq. may be very scenic with a pink city corridor. 

She recommends the Residents Museum which exhibits how an 1830s household would have lived throughout that point. For households with children she has heard good issues in regards to the Toy Museum. Additionally go to the attractive Botanical Gardens on the College.

Their most memorable expertise was a visit with NaTourEst into the woods the place they spent the evening in a Bear cover, looking on the native brown bears and different wildlife (like a raccoon canine).

They then headed north to the coast east of Tallinn to Lahemaa Nationwide Park. They stayed in an previous sixteenth century manor home: Vihula Manor Nation Membership. The nationwide park is the house to seashores, forest, swamp lands and extra. You possibly can canoe its waters or its coast or hike within the woods. The Vihula Manor Nation Membership additionally had a historic windmill. 

They explored a number of the small cities alongside the coast like Vihula, Haljala, Vergi, Võsu, and Käsmu. They discovered a spot the place you might sail on a reproduction of a Viking ship, white sand seashores that fill with locals in the summertime, previous fishing huts and exquisite surroundings on this quiet nook of the nation. 

If you go to Estonia, definitely see its beautiful capital of Tallinn, however then discover somewhat deeper… and possibly sleep with a bear or two.

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Present Notes
nineteenth Century Tartu Citizen’s Museum, Estonia
Tartu Toy Museum
College of Tartu
Arvo Pärt
Widespread raccoon canine
Laada Cafe, Rakvere
Estonian Track Competition
Lahemaa Nationwide Park
Vihula Manor Nation Membership
Altja Korts (Tavern)
Glacial erratic
Untamed Forests and Curious Brown Bears within the Wilds of Estonia



⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Kinzees81

Superior Podcast

I simply found this podcast about 5 days in the past and cant cease listening to it. So many places to listen to about. We’re already planning a household highway journey to the Blue Ridge Parkway based mostly off an episode

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ BigstickCarpet

Glorious journey podcast!

Chris actually places within the further work to make this podcast nice. From the fascinating visitors to the insightful questions and real-time googling for info and clarifications. I particularly admire that he breaks each episode into chapters with a unique picture, notes, and hyperlinks for every matter or place mentioned. I’m positive that’s a ton of additional work, however I actually admire it.

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