Estonia

Sunny street in histori center of Tallinn, Estonia

13 Best Things to Do in Estonia: Guide to Sights and Activities

Are you looking for things to do in Estonia as you plan your travel in the Baltic countries? This guide to sights and activities in Estonia will help you plan your itinerary. Make the most of your exploration of this Northern European country on the Baltic Sea. Table of Contents Tallinn Tartu Seaside Resorts and …

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The words "Independence Day" written out on an Estonian flag

Estonian Independence Day: Why Does It Have Two?

If you’ve ever looked at a calendar of Estonian holidays, you may notice that Estonian Independence Day appears twice. If a country declares independence, shouldn’t it only have to do so once? Not necessarily—political and historical events have made it necessary for Estonia to declare independence more than once. So what are the reasons why …

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Onion skin-dyed eggs for Easter in Estonia

Easter in Estonia: Traditions to Treasure

Easter in Estonia is a sweet time of year that, in addition to celebrating the Christian Resurrection, acknowledges the changing of the seasons and anticipated warmer weather ahead. How do Estonians celebrate Easter and what traditions make this holiday special? Names for Easter in Estonia Estonians have various names for Easter. Some names reflect the …

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