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Ok to travel alone?

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Ok to travel alone?

Considering Talinn for a solo trip. Female, mid-thirties, travel-savvy but not looking for trouble. Thoughts?

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1. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Absolutely, it's fine.

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2. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Lots of people do it.

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3. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Thank you! And ok to take side trip to Tartu?

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4. Re: Ok to travel alone?

A side trip to anywhere in Estonia is perfectly safe and not in anyway problematic (for Tartu the main objection would be if you have a thing against students - there are a lot of those in Tartu).

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5. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Ha, no objections. Thanks!

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I reside in Helsinki, Finland. I've been to Tallinn many times, a few times on my own - it's perfectly safe and very welcoming, as far as the Old Town is concerned! I also walked alone to Kadriorg and back during the day and to the bus terminal late in the evening to take a bus to Vilnius. Stayed on my own in a hostel. Walked around the Old Town late in the night in September. Never felt threatened in any way. I imagine the crowded city centre is a dream for pickpockets, but with a bit of common sense you should be fine :)

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7. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Great feedback - thank you!!

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8. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Go to Tallinn during the week, and avoid the weekends - the problem about the weekends are the hordes coming over from Helsinki for binge drinking.

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9. Re: Ok to travel alone?

Interesting - thank you!

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