Tallinn, Estonia

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Tallinn ChooChoo Train

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Sightseeing Train. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image)

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Phallus. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image)

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Phallus. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) It has been observed that I tend to photograph tall, pointy objects that reach to the sky. In my defense, such objects are plentiful in architecture, and are noticeable and often are iconic…

Tallinn Souvenirs

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Spices. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) One of the many items sold in the Old Town Square of Tallinn, Estonia were a variety of spices. They smelled so delicious that I almost purchased some just so I could carry…

Girl Power in Tallinn, Estonia

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Girl Power in Tallinn, Estonia. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) This poster is advertizing a student photography show. I just really liked the sign because of the juxtaposition between the traditional and the modern.

Streets of Tallinn

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Streets of Tallinn Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) Emerging from the Olde Hansa restaurant after lunch, it was obvious that the weather had changed once more — I’ve never seen weather conditions change as quickly as they do in…

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Lunch at the Olde Hansa Restaurant. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image)

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Olde Hansa Restaurant. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) This is one entrance to the Olde Hansa resturant in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Instead of eating in this restaurant, we went around the corner and at in the other part…

Windows with Pigeon

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities Windows with Pigeon. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) This photograph reminds me of some of Edward Hopper’s paintings. That lone pigeon looks like how I feel today.

tags: Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia, cities A closer look at one of the buildings overlooking the town square. Photographed in Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) I couldn’t help myself but to imagine what it might feel like to live in one of these apartments that overlook the…