Estonia   By Claudia Boutin
Tallinn, Estonia <ul><li>Tallinn is the capital of Estonia, which is known for the medieval like  structure </li></ul><ul>...
Kadriorg Palace <ul><li>This palace was built by tsar Peter the First for his empress. </li></ul><ul><li>It is now used as...
Alexander Nevsky Cathedral  <ul><li>This cathedral dominates </li></ul><ul><li>most of the city of the hilltop setting. </...
Islands Saaremaa and  Muhu   <ul><li>Saaremaa is the biggest island in Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>Saaremaa have symbols su...
Kiek-in-de-Kök <ul><li>This famous fortification was built in the 15 th  century. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Kiek in de K ö k’, w...
Tartu, Estonia <ul><li>This is the second largest city in estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>This photo shows the medieval City Ha...
Emaj õ gi River <ul><li>In Estonian the name Emajõgi means “Mother River”. </li></ul><ul><li>This river is about 100 km lo...
Toomkirik <ul><li>Known as either the Dome Church, or St. Mary’s in English. </li></ul><ul><li>This church was founded on ...
Toompea <ul><li>Toompea is a limestone hill that is located in Tallinn. </li></ul><ul><li>It measures of 400 by 250 meters...
Estonian Art Museum <ul><li>This museum was established in 1919. </li></ul><ul><li>It was originally based in Kadriorg Pal...
Tallinn Town Hall <ul><li>Stands on the southerly side of Raekoja Square. </li></ul><ul><li>It has become familiar form it...
Beit Bella Synagogue <ul><li>Its located in Estonia’s capital, Tallinn. </li></ul><ul><li>This synagogue was inaugurated o...
Lahemaa National Park <ul><li>This is the largest national park in Estiona. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a large variety of ...
Keila Waterfall <ul><li>This is a waterfall located in North Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>The third most powerful waterfall ...
Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Www.aegee-helsinki.org . Web. 13 Jan. 2010.   </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Kadriorg Palace ...
Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Http://giid.ee/cassiopeia/fotod/retk_2008/26_Visby%20toomkirik.jpg . Photograph. Photo...
Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Http://www.onderweg-reismagazine.nl/images/uploadimages/photography/74.jpg . Photograp...
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  1. 1. Estonia By Claudia Boutin
  2. 2. Tallinn, Estonia <ul><li>Tallinn is the capital of Estonia, which is known for the medieval like structure </li></ul><ul><li>This capital is </li></ul><ul><li>also the oldest </li></ul><ul><li>city in Estonia. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Kadriorg Palace <ul><li>This palace was built by tsar Peter the First for his empress. </li></ul><ul><li>It is now used as a summer park. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Kadriorg' means 'Catherine's Valley'. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral <ul><li>This cathedral dominates </li></ul><ul><li>most of the city of the hilltop setting. </li></ul><ul><li>The cathedral can hold up to 5,000 people. </li></ul><ul><li>Is one of the largest Eastern Orthodox churches in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>It occupies an area of 3170 m² </li></ul>
  5. 5. Islands Saaremaa and Muhu <ul><li>Saaremaa is the biggest island in Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>Saaremaa have symbols such as juniper, dolomite, and windmills. </li></ul><ul><li>People go to these islands for the tourism and business resorts. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Kiek-in-de-Kök <ul><li>This famous fortification was built in the 15 th century. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Kiek in de K ö k’, which means ‘peep into the kitchen‘, because the soldiers could spy in the pantries during military times. </li></ul><ul><li>Visitors can go all the way to the top for better views. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Tartu, Estonia <ul><li>This is the second largest city in estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>This photo shows the medieval City Hall in Tartu. </li></ul><ul><li>The city has a population of 101,246. </li></ul><ul><li>It also has an area of 38.8 square kilometers. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Emaj õ gi River <ul><li>In Estonian the name Emajõgi means “Mother River”. </li></ul><ul><li>This river is about 100 km long. </li></ul><ul><li>It flows through the Tartu county, Lake V õ rtsj ä rv, and Lake Peipus. </li></ul><ul><li>The course of this river is split into 3 different parts. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Toomkirik <ul><li>Known as either the Dome Church, or St. Mary’s in English. </li></ul><ul><li>This church was founded on Toopmea Hill in the 13 th century. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s said to be the oldest church in Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>Founded by the Danes. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Toompea <ul><li>Toompea is a limestone hill that is located in Tallinn. </li></ul><ul><li>It measures of 400 by 250 meters, and has an area of 17 acres. </li></ul><ul><li>The history on Toompea is closely linked to the rulers and powers of Estonia. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Estonian Art Museum <ul><li>This museum was established in 1919. </li></ul><ul><li>It was originally based in Kadriorg Palace, but has spanned throughout Estonia. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Tallinn Town Hall <ul><li>Stands on the southerly side of Raekoja Square. </li></ul><ul><li>It has become familiar form its Gothic like structure and it dates back all the way to the 13 th century. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a octagon tower coming out of the top of the church. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Beit Bella Synagogue <ul><li>Its located in Estonia’s capital, Tallinn. </li></ul><ul><li>This synagogue was inaugurated on May 16, 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Has a capacity to sit 180 people. </li></ul><ul><li>The original synagogue was built in 1883 during World War II. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Lahemaa National Park <ul><li>This is the largest national park in Estiona. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a large variety of animals and hiking trails. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s the only open-air geology museum located near Altja, Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>Permanent communities for bears and wolves in that area. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Keila Waterfall <ul><li>This is a waterfall located in North Estonia. </li></ul><ul><li>The third most powerful waterfall in Estonia after Narva and Jag ä la. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Www.aegee-helsinki.org . Web. 13 Jan. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Kadriorg Palace Tallinn | Estonia - Tallinn Life.&quot; Tallinn Life | Tallinn Travel Guide | Tallinn Apartments Pubs Apartments Restaurants and Map | Estonia . Web. 13 Jan. 2010. <http://www.tallinn-life.com/culture/culture_details/3-Kadriorg_Palace>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Sofia -.&quot; Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia . Web. 13 Jan. 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Nevsky_Cathedral,_Sofia>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Saaremaa, Muhu and Other Islands - Estonia Guide:.&quot; Estonia Guide: Estonia, Guide to the Baltics Meeting.lv . Web. 18 Jan. 2010 <http://eng.est.meeting.lv/estonia/saarema.php>. </li></ul><ul><li>Http://farm1.static.flickr.com/111/293108612_49090e54d0.jpg . Photograph. Estonia. Web. 18 Jan. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Tartu -.&quot; Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia . Web. 18 Jan. 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tartu>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Emajõgi -.&quot; Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia . Web. 18 Jan. 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emaj%C3%B5gi>. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Http://giid.ee/cassiopeia/fotod/retk_2008/26_Visby%20toomkirik.jpg . Photograph. Photograph, Estonia. Http://giid.ee/cassiopeia/fotod/retk_2008/26_Visby%20toomkirik.jpg . Web. 18 Jan. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>Http://img5.travelblog.org/Photos/40820/214089/t/1628115-Back-Of-Toompea-Castle-0.jpg . Photograph. Photograph, Estonia. Http://img5.travelblog.org/Photos/40820/214089/t/1628115-Back-Of-Toompea-Castle-0.jpg . Web. </li></ul><ul><li>Http://www.tallinn.world-guides.com/tallinn_landmarks.html . Photograph. Photograph, Estonia. Http://www.tallinn.world-guides.com/tallinn_landmarks.html . Web. 18 Jan. 2010 . </li></ul><ul><li>Http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tallinn_Synagogue . Photograph. Museum, Estonia. Http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tallinn_Synagogue . Web. 18 Jan. 2010 . </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Tallinn Synagogue -.&quot; Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia . Web. 19 Jan. 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tallinn_Synagogue>. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Bibliographies for Pictures <ul><li>Http://www.onderweg-reismagazine.nl/images/uploadimages/photography/74.jpg . Photograph. Park, Estonia. Http://www.onderweg-reismagazine.nl/images/uploadimages/photography/74.jpg . Web. 18 Jan. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>Http://www.klint.envir.ee/Pildid/650/41-Keila%20j.jpg . Photograph. Waterfall, Estonia. Web. 18 Jan. 2010. </li></ul>
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