Estimate population 1,274,710 - Capital: Tallinn
Picturesque Estonia is one of the three small Baltic republics. Estonia's principal languages are Estonian (official), Latvian, Lithuanian, and Russian. It borders the Baltic Sea on the North and West, Russia on the East, and Latvia on the South. Estonia was a province of imperial Russia before World War I, with plenty of ups and downs it finally became independent and the Soviet Union recognized its independence in September 1991. A beautiful place with friendly people who welcome tourism to improve their economy.