Spring Journey – Part Five – Tallinn, Estonia

Spring Journey – Part Five – Tallinn, Estonia

Off the back of a few days in the grey, grey (did I mention grey?) Helsinki I navigated my way to Tallinn, Estonia. Experiencing along the way a ferry ride I can only compare to those previews you see of ‘Deep Sea Fishing’ on Discovery. Thankfully, not even Poseidon could drown us that day (though he had us on the ropes, I must admit), and as such I arrived in Tallinn with barely a scratch,…

This Week in Music #29 – So, Who Else Got Two Summers in a Row??

Before I jump into the music, I want to quickly apologise for the massive delay in my travel posts going up. I had troubles with publishing my Estonia post a couple of months ago, where I ended up having the entire post deleted. Basically when I hit ‘publish’, it failed to publish, and upon returning back to the previous screen, it autosaved – but an autosave without any of the content. It…

Spring Journey – Part 4 – Helsinki, Finland.

After a few great days in Stockholm I set sail for Helsinki, Finland on a Viking line cruise. The cruise ship took about 16 hours to reach Helsinki, and had a fantastic array of amenities, even though it was quite expensive at 80 EUR it did include a night’s stay on the ship (with my own room), access to all the onboard activities (sauna, cringeworthy cabaret, etc.), and I even caught…