Interesting views of the so-called down-town from Toompea

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“There is no other town in the Soviet Union or northern Europe that has retained a compact ensemble of houses built in the 13th – 15th centuries and about three quarters of the 2,5 km long town wall with 46 towers and 8 gates.”

– G. German, Tallinn, Eesti Raamat, Tallinn, 1978