Ilus Eesti, beautiful Estonia. My family's homeland. Estonia's countryside and people have an endearing gentleness about them which you fall in love with slowly and imperceptibly. I have nothing but respect and admiration for Estonians' courage and determination to survive despite centuries of repression, tyranny and foreign occupation. This blog showcases all the things I love about Estonia and seeks to enlighten readers about everything this unique country has to offer.
Monday, 20 October 2014
The Story of an Estonian Family's Struggle to Migrate to Australia
Over the weekend the Daily Mail published an interesting story about Estonian Sylvia McNeall and her family's struggle for survival. They lived through the Russian Revolution, the bombing of Berlin and fled war´torn Germany to find a safe haven in Australia.