Photos from Estonia

Find the unique Rummu quarry near Tallinn

Find the unique Rummu quarry near Tallinn

Have you seen pictures and videos of this weird place where a ruined concrete building appears to be suddenly swallowed by a exceptionally blue lake? It´s the Rummu quarry, and yes, it is as amazing as it looks. Read more to find out more about […]

New memorial for victims of communism in Tallinn, Estonia

New memorial for victims of communism in Tallinn, Estonia

This place is the new memorial for victims of communist terror in Estonia, inflicted by Soviet Union during the 50 years of occupation. The memorial, opened in 2018, includes a path between two black walls running from symbolical “home garden” to the sea below. These […]

Estonian scenery: Pandju islet, Tallinn bay

Estonian scenery: Pandju islet, Tallinn bay

This is Pandju islet in the Tallinn Bay, Estonia. It´s a small island which is, as you see, connected to shore by a narrow strech of land that is baerly above water. At least during low tide. (Tides aren´t that dramatic in Baltic Sea.) You […]

Pakri cliffs and lighthouse in Estonia

Pakri cliffs and lighthouse in Estonia

Estonia is known for it´s limestone coastline. As sea eats away at limestone shores, it has created a common sight on Estonia´s north coast: high limestone cliffs that fall vertically to the sea. Often the vertical walls look like they´re cut with a knife. This […]

Sunset in Neeme, Estonia

Sunset in Neeme, Estonia

Neeme is a small-ish peninsula some 40 kilometers from Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. How did I discover this beautiful place? I spend quite a bit of time in Estonia with my family. This time we were there on a summer vacation. My method of […]