Located in Northeastern Europe, Estonia is a Baltic state that is bordered by Russia and Latvia. This country is split into fifteen distinct counties, and the capital city of Estonia is Tallinn. When you visit Estonia you will find a vibrant and colourful culture to explore, and you will find that the people of Estonia and friendly and welcoming. There is plenty to see and explore here, and this is a country that may delight those interested in history, culture, or natural beauty.
Estonia boasts some wonderful areas of natural beauty, and you will find five well known national parks here to enjoy, which include the Karula National Park, and the Soomaa National Park. You can also enjoy the natural beauty and striking surroundings of Estonia's Baltic Islands, the largest of which are Saaremaa and Hiiumaa. Nature lovers will also be thrilled with the awe-inspiring Jagala Falls, which is the largest waterfall in Estonia.
Estonia boast and rich and varied history, so there is plenty here to explore for those that wish to delve into the past and learn more about the roots of this destination. However, there is more to Estonia than just its culture and history, as there are also some wonderful beaches to enjoy as well as the famed natural beauty of the area. However, do bear in mind that summers here are very short, and the winters in Estonia can be unforgiving.
When it comes to cuisine you will find strong German and Scandinavian influences in Estonia. You will find a wide range of foods and meats for sale here, with some parts offering deer grills and even bear meat. Depending on which part of the country you are staying in you should be able to find suitable accommodation at an affordable price, enabling you to make the most of your time here.