Soomaa National Park

Photo: Soomaa National Park (Estonia) Soomaa National Park is the second largest national park in Estonia. The park has bogs, large mires, sand dunes and what the locals call a ‘fifth season’ due to floods in springtime. Created in 1993, the park is located on the border of Pärnu and Viljandi Counties. Key Links soomaa.com …

Tallinn, Estonia

Photo: Royston Rascals, Signage Tallinn is the capital and largest city of Estonia. It is on the northern coast of the country, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. Recommended Listening otse.err.ee/k/raadiotallinn raadiotallinn.err.ee Elsewhere on the Web tallinn.ee tallinncalling.com tallinn-airport.ee References http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=242 http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html?p1=242 If it is 4 pm in Tallinn, what time is it …

Estonia Links

Estonia flag Links related to Estonia presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Estonia is running its country like a tech company – Quartz The Singing Revolution http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2015/nov/24/people-modern-estonia-pictures-documents-birgit-puve http://inhabitat.com/oversized-wooden-megaphones-in-estonia-amplify-the-sounds-of-the-forest http://ecotourism-estonia.com/blogi/minu-esimene-artikkel http://www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/2011/aug/17/ussr-soviet-countries-data http://www.soomaa.com/travel-writer-catherine-mack-in-soomaa http://www.soomaa.com/become-a-co-author-of-soomaa-com-calendar Buzzword Bingo Baltic – Beaver – Birch – Bog – Estonia – Flood – Hanseatic – Islands – Overlord – Pärnu – Phosphorite …

Estonian

Photo: Jaagumae Cafeteria, Tartu Estonian is the official language of Estonia, spoken natively by about 1.1 million people: 922,000 people in Estonia and 160,000 outside Estonia. It belongs to the Finnic branch of the Uralic language family. estonian english spanish Tere Hello Hola Nägemiseni Nägemist Goodbye Adios Tere hommikust good morning Buenos dias Tere päevast …

Estonia

Photo: Royston Rascals, Kool Estonia is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia and to the east by Russia, with St. Petersburg just across the northeastern border. Estonia’s capital, Tallinn, lies about 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Helsinki, Finland. The …

Europe’s Sources of Water: A Natural Journey

Photo: UNDP, Canyon Sunset New presentation from #EuroEco17 Peep Tobreluts: Nature Education and Heritage Interpretation. The video was streamed live on Facebook. Tobreluts Safranbolu Watersorce from Peep Tobreluts Many thanks to Peep for sharing this presentation online and to the organizers of the European Ecotourism Conference for organizing the event. Elsewhere on the Web https://viljandiallikad.wordpress.com   …