Pärnu Linn

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Pärnu is a city in southwestern Estonia on the coast of Pärnu Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Rigain the Baltic Sea. It is a popular summer vacation resort with many hotels, restaurants, and large beaches. The Pärnu River flows through the city and drains into the Gulf of Riga. The city is served by Pärnu Airport.

POPULATION

1881-12966   

1897-12898

1922-18499

1934-20334

1959-22367

1970-50224

1979-54051

1989-53885

2000-46476

2009-44024

History

In this river mouth,pepole have lived 11000 years.In 14th century, it became a Hanseatic town. In 16th century it became an administrativ center.17th century it became an univercity town. In 18th it became a merchants town again. In 19th century,it became a spa town and in 20th century,it became the summet capital of Estonia.

The main street of Pärnu

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