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 aims to promote Estonian news, history and culture and seeks to enlighten readers about everything this unique country has to offer.
Sunday, 12 September 2021
Head vanavanemate päev / Happy Grandparent's Day
Today is Grandparent's Day in Estonia. According to the Estonian Bureau of Statistics there are currently 129,780 grandfathers in Estonia and 224,990 grandmothers. Best wishes to all!