Welcome to The Tallinn Collector, where you are invited to discover Tallinn like a tourist back in the USSR. The Tallinn Collector gives you a virtual tour of Tallinn, through images and texts taken from authentic Soviet tourist guide books and pamphlets. New posts everyday. Nothing is edited - what you are about to see are all original photographs with related texts taken from guides released between 1950 and 1991! “Tere Tulemast Tallinna,” Welcome to Tallinn!

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