Palmse is a small settlement 80 kms to the east from Tallinn in the county of Lääne-Viru. It is renowned for a large manor that used to belong to the von Pahlen family, today hosting the visitors' center of the Lahemaa National Park, a museum, and a hotel.
Tallinn, Estonia's capital, is famous for its picturesque medieval Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. In 2011, Tallinn, along with Turku in Finland, is the cultural capital of Europe (Tallinn 2011). There are direct flights to Tallinn Lennart Meri airport from Amsterdam, Brussels, Copenhagen, Dublin, Düsseldorf Weeze, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Kiev, London Gatwick, Luton and Stansted, Milan Bergamo and Malpensa, Moscow, Munich, Oslo Gardermoen and Rygge, Prague, Riga, Stockholm Arlanda and Skavsta, St Petersburg, Warsaw and Vilnius, ferries from Stockholm and Helsinki. From Vilnius, Riga, St Petersburg the Lux Express coach services are the practical travel option.
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October 31, 2010 22:53 EET
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EWSCS'11 page: http://cs.ioc.ee/ewscs/2011/