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Tallinn and Turku take over as Europe’s cultural capitals for 2011

For 26 years, the cultural crown has passed from city to city across Europe, and this year the chosen two share some cultural history and a piece of the ocean — the Baltic Sea. Helsinki links the two cultural ports, with Tallinn just 50 miles across the Gulf of Finland and Turku some 50 miles west by road or rail.

Read full article at chicagotribune.com

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