Estonia’s Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas told Finnish daily Helsingin Sanomat that due to the 5 – 6 per cent rise in wages for consecutive years, Estonia is becoming a place where Finnish specialists want to settle.
It seems fitting that as I start piecing together the fragments of interviews and notes gathered over the past months that it has been just over a year since Estonia’s innovative e-Residency program began, which is where my fascination with Estonia began and this story starts.
William Barrow from southern California shares his Christmas experience in Estonia.
“The thing I miss the most about Christmas in Los Angeles is . . . well . . . nothing. It may be cold and dark and blood-sausagy here – but Christmas in Estonia is a fairytale time and I wouldn’t trade it for anywhere.”