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Kunda Live Cam, Estonia

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Kunda – a city in the north of Estonia, in Lääne-Viru County.

The city is known from the XIII century. Until the middle of the XIX century Kunda remained a small village. In 1870 it began the construction of one of Russia’s largest cement plant in 1893 – the first commercial power station in Estonia. All this was the beginning of the development of the village and in 1938 it became a town.

About Kunda Lammasmyagi on the hill, which was an island in ancient lake, the remains of the oldest in Estonia ancient human settlements (about 10 thousand. Years ago) have been found. Not far from the city on the coast are the ruins of Toolse. Industries Food and cement. There is a cement museum.

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Kuressaare Live Cam, Estonia

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Kuressaare – a city in Estonia, on the island of Saaremaa, the largest settlement and the administrative center of Saaremaa County. The city has a sea harbor and the airport of the same name.

Kuressaare – the most beautiful of the island cities of Estonia; here you can find beautiful examples of neoclassical, Northern Gothic and Baroque architecture. The latter are referred to the 1930s., When the town was a popular spa and wellness center. Kuressaare is located on the south bank of the largest Estonian island of Saaremaa, on the shores of the Gulf of Riga.

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Haapsalu Live Cam, Estonia

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Haapsalu – a city in the northwest of Estonia, the administrative center of Läänemaa maakonda (county). Translated from Estonian means “Aspen Grove”.

Haapsalu is located on the western shore of the Baltic Sea. One of the oldest cities in Estonia and is a very nice friendly town. Its history began in the XI century. Haapsalu in 1279 became the main residence of Ozel, Vikskogo bishop and served it for the next 300 years of German (Swedish, Danish and German) colonization of Estonia.

Many of the buildings of that era are preserved in the architectural appearance of the city – for example, the Castle of Haapsalu as well as a coaching inn, which is supposed to stop himself Peter the Great once in 1721 for Nystadt peace treaty with Sweden, the city became part of the Russian Empire.

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