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Welcome to Estonia! Tallinn is the capital and also the largest city of Estonia. It is situated on the northern coast of the country on the shore of the Gulf of Finland 80 km (50 miles) south of Helsinki, east of Stockholm and west of Saint Petersburg. Tallinn's Old Town is in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is ranked a global city and has been listed among the top 10 digital cities in the world. The city was a European Capital of Culture in 2011 along with Turku, Finland. Every year one of the most popular Christmas fairs take place in the heart of Tallinn medieval Old Towns Town hall square. Crafts people and stall holders offer handicraft, wool and cotton, leather and wood, jewellery and toys, hot drinks and warm snacks, Christmas decorations and handmade scented candles, which make this an ideal place for the Christmas shopping. Naturally, the true Santa Clause is also be there, various concerts and shows take place entertaining the whole family. No wonder the queen of Belgium likes to do her Christmas shopping here! Be sure to try out traditional Estonian Christmas food influenced by our German history sauerkraut, sausages, blood and black pudding, roast pork and spicy gingerbread. Top 10 places to see in Tallinn, Estonia : Town Hall and Town Hall Square, St. Olav's Church, Kadriorg (St. Catherine's Valley), Museum of Occupations, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, The Town Wall and Towers, Town Hall Pharmacy, St. Catherine's Passage (Katariina käik), Kumu Art Museum, The Open Air Museum.