New host house... two months ago. May 23rd 2009 I know that this entry is much too late, however here it is.
Ever since I moved from my last host families’ house (which is about two months ago now), I have been so busy. More than I can believe, still, has happened. Here are a few pictures of my new host families’ house. It is a cabin and is real wood. There are four rooms, a sauna, two bathrooms, and a television room as well. They have an ... read more
Europe » Estonia » Saaremaa After centuries of Danish, Swedish, German, and Russian rule, Estonia attained independence in 1918. Forcibly incorporated into the USSR in 1940, it regained its freedom in 1991, with the collapse of the Soviet Union. Since the last Russian troops le... ... read more
Tere tere! I am an exchange student living in Estonia. Right now I am in Tartu, and after Christmas, I will go to Saaremaa and live there for the remainder of my year. I am learning the second most beautiful language in the world (say some experts), and it is difficult yet very rewarding. I have a friend in Sweden who is so amazing and together we keep each other going through this whole experience. Then I have two friends in Denmark and they are both having a ball and intend to for the rest of the year. Estonia is so wonderful by the way- NOT filled with cold people, just people who are cold!... full info