“Summer this year was amazing,” everyone said when I arrived in Estonia on August 24, 2018. “It’s such a shame you missed it.” Not only was summer amazing, though – September was pretty good, too, with plenty of sunny days in the low to mid […]
This morning, sunrise was at 4:12am. Sunset will be at 10:27pm. First light and last light were at 2:52am and 23:48 respectively. And we’re still two weeks away from the longest day of the year. So how do I sleep at night? It was a […]
Have a look at the image above. This is a slide from the government-run welcoming program that Jacqui attended on Saturday. It’s an actual example of how even the Estonian government describes Estonians as being restrained (or even introverted). To the outsider, this can be […]
You must wear a reflector. So do you go cheap, or invest in something better? See this buying guide to help you choose the quintessential Estonian accessory!
Estonians have a reputation for being introverted. In fact, Estonia is one of the 11 most introverted countries in the world. While I can’t comment on a global scale, I have noticed that Estonians are far quieter and more reserved than the romance countries in […]
The X most interesting things I’ve found about living in Estonia so far (Number Y might shock you so much that you’ll… I dunno. You do you.)
Jacqui already wrote her version of this type of post, but naturally I’m going to have to do my own. For the record, I agree with everything she said, with the exception of #4 – that it can be hard to find some things, including […]