All of the Old…

All of the Old Town is pedestrianized which is lovely. You can see from the inset the sections of the original city wall that remains.

1030 Prince Yaroslav I the Wise of Kiev founds a fort named Yuryev, the modern Tartu.

1054 Arab geographer Al Idrisi mentions Estonian places, also marking the foundation of Tallinn.

1193 Pope Celestine III calls for a crusade against pagans in Northern Europe.

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