Estonia practice, know

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Identity Card:
  • Capital Tallinn

  • Population 1282963 hab. (2011)

  • Constitution: Parliamentary Republic

  • Language : Estonian, Russian

  • Religion Christian

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa : no, national identity card or passport valid .

    • Passport : no, national map proper identification .

    • Silver
    • Currency Euro

    • Payment Cards : International credit cards are widely accepted, otherwise you will no trouble finding an ATM

    • Budget stay 1 Week 250-600 Euro

    • Restaurants
      Cheap : less than 10 € / person
      Average : 15-20 € / person
      Premium . more than 40 € / person.

      • accommodation
        Cheap : less than 15 € / night (hostels)
        Average : 30-50 € / night
        Premium : over 100 € / night


        How to get there?

        • By Air: You can go directly by plane from Paris to Estonia with the Estonian company (no flights between October and March). Otherwise EasyJet via London or Berlin.

        • boat From Finland, Helsinki-Tallinn (2 hours away) .

        • By bus: With the Eurolines, cheap but long, count several changes .

          On site:

          • Car : The road network is not yet at the level of European standards but is expected soon to be seen many works in progress. Note: In Estonia the day we drove with headlights, and with studded tires mandatory from December 1 to March 1 .

          • Bus : The bus is the best way to move in Estonia, the network is dense and buses are plentiful and inexpensive .

          • train The rail network is almost nonexistent and is mainly used for freight transport

            • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccine .

              • Flight and delinquency: Estonia is a safe country, a minimum vigilance is still to be adopted, especially in Tallinn. avoid the industrial district of Kopli, the Lasnamae neighborhood and around the harbor and the train station, especially at night.

                • Climate Nordic Climate, cold winter, soft, damp spring was nice and long and mild autumn .

                • Average temperatures 16 & deg; C in summer and -9 & deg; C in winter .

                • Best time to reach The temperatures can drop to -20 in winter, not really the best time to enjoy Estonia .

                  Daily life:
                  • Time difference : UTC +2

                  • Electrical Outlets : 230V / 50Hz, European plug

                  • Calling code 00,372

                  • internet, wifi : In Estonia, you'll have no trouble finding an internet cafe, a hotspot or WiFi access in a cafe. Estonia is a particularly trendy Internet and new technology country.

                  • Features : There is an important difference of daylight between winter and summer, in Tallinn in winter the sun does not show that 6 hours per day, while in summer it is visible for over 18 hours a day.