1. Estonian forests are full of wild berries and mushrooms.
2. Most Estonians know someone who owns a farm.
3. Estonians love apples.
5. Estonians retreat to the countryside for their holidays.
If you ask Estonians what they like to do in their free time the answer will usually be something relating to nature. Estonia's dense forests, islands and national parks offer numerous opportunities for outdoor pursuits. Whether its hiking, skiing, cycling or fishing - every Estonian has his or her favourite. Estonia has been declared to have the cleanest air in the world by the World Health Organisation thanks to its forests and relatively low levels of industrial pollution. The health benefits of spending time in nature are enormous.