Tallinn Old Town
The old town of Tallinn is located on a gently sloping hill and is surrounded by medieval buildings, a reminder of the city’s meaning in history. Tallinn used to be the home of rich German and Danish merchants, whereas nowadays it is beloved by tourists from all around the world who appreciate the city’s antique treasures and modern atmosphere. The historic centre of Tallinn is included in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List. The old town is enclosed by a medieval wall as if it is guarding the historic treasures of Tallinn: the cobble-stoned streets, churches, building towers and other wonderful sightseeing objects.