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Birthday Wishes | Wednesday Wandering

Yes, I am really milking this one haha, continuing the the theme from last week of my birthday!  It makes for a fun little alternative Wedneaday Wandering to tell you all about the adventures that made up the weekend! Here is a little photo recap of bits and pieces of the weekend.  On Friday EJ…

Menorca Spain | Wednesday Wanderlusting

We are going for a little imaginary trip today, down to the beautiful Island of Menorca, one of the Spanish Balearic Islands, located in the Mediterranean Sea. This island has something for everyone.  And I am not just referring to the obvious astounding beauty of the clear blue waters and beautiful beaches.  There are many ancient building with inspiring history…

Loads of Stones in Helsinki| Wednesday Wandering

Hello from Helsinki again! When Ed and Kris mentioned they wanted to take the ferry to Helsinki while they were visiting us in Tallinn we were happy to oblige!  We lucked out and EJ got a day off while they were here so we all got to go together. To start it all off we…

Dinner in Kakumäe | Wednesday Wandering

Can you even believe that we were invited back to the Tohv’s house for another dinner party?!  They are such gracious hosts and we always have such a great time with them we were so happy that Ed and Kris got to be part of the experience. We had lots of great food again including…

Estonian Open Air Museum | Wednesday Wandering

Being tourists in your own city can be a lot of fun, especially when you have visitors!  So over the past two weeks we tried to get out and see new parts of Tallinn while EJ’s parents were here with us.  One of our first stops was the Estonian Open Air Museum. It was great…

Pirita Klooster | Wednesday Wanderings

Yesterday we had some down time and it was 36 degrees out which is pretty warm up here, so we wanted to get outside and get some fresh air.  EJ has been itching to find out the story behind this mysterious structure that we often drive by, so we headed down to take a look. It…

Seaplane Harbour Museum | Wednesday Wanderings

For those of you who don’t know Tallinn is on the Baltic Sea, which of course means lots of fascinating ships to explore.  So we did just that at the Seaplane Harbour Museum. We had a lot of fun the main museum is an absolutely beautiful building.  As you walk around all of the exhibits…

Tallinn Christmas Market | Wednesday Wanderings

Who doesn’t love a good Christmas Market!? The one here in Tallinn is absolutely adorable so we had a lot of fun taking it in.  It goes up at the end of November and will end this week on the 10th of January.  This gave us lots of time to enjoy it, whenever you need…

Rakvere Castle

Have you ever watched Game of Thrones and wondered what it would be like to be in a castle that old?  Well I have, so that was my mindset when touring the Rakvere Castle and I have to say, it felt like I was on the show. While my parents were here visiting EJ had…

A Very Eesti Christmas Dinner

Ever wondered what a traditional Estonian Christmas dinner tastes like?  We were lucky enough to find out.  To give you a hint, it is quite different from an American Christmas dinner. Some friends of ours were nice enough to invite EJ and myself, as well as my parents, to share a holiday dinner at their…