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This medieval walled city was once the best fortified on its continent. This city was originally known by a different name and put on the world map in the 12th century by an Arab cartographer. The city’s present name was derived from the word meaning castle/town. Evidence of human existence here dates back 5,000 years and its first fortress was built in the 11th century. Historically Protestant, this is one of the least religious countries in the world, with only 14% of its residents declaring religion an important part of their daily life. This city has a humid climate with warm, mild summers and cold, snowy winters.
Where in the World is This Destination?
It is Tallinn, Estonia!
Located on the Gulf of Finland, Tallinn is 50 miles south of Helsinki, east of Stockholm, and west of St. Petersburg, Russia — all cities visited on Celebrity Cruises Scandinavia/Russia itineraries. Top picks for sites not to miss include Tallinn’s magnificent Old Town (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), Viru Gate, Lennusadam Seaplane Harbor & museum, Toompea Hill (best views of Tallinn), Oleviste Church (be sure to climb in tower stairs to the top) and Alexander Nevsky Cathedral.