Ten fun facts about Estonia
Estonia is the least religious country in the world.
Estonia was the first country in the world to use online political voting.
Estonia gained its independence from the Soviet Union in 1991.
The Estonian currency was the Kroon, but they have joined the Euro-zone and Euro is their official currency now.
Even though Estonia is considered to be a part of the Baltic countries; Latvia and Lithuania, there is no real political alliance.
The official name of Estonia is The Republic of Estonia.
Estonia is named after the “Ests” who inhabited the region in the first Century AD.
The capital of Estonia is called Tallinn, which is also the largest city.
Estonian is the official language. Russian is also widely spoken.
About 48% of Estonia is covered by forest.
comments powered by Disqus