25. jaanuar 2016

2016 – Year of Maritime Culture in Estonia

There will be events of the theme year in each season, including much of interest for tourists: both for children and adults, for those seeking more intimate cultural experiences and those preferring to enjoy cheerful and crowded festivities.

There will be events of the theme year in each season, including much of interest for tourists: both for children and adults, for those seeking more intimate cultural experiences and those preferring to enjoy cheerful and crowded festivities.

Author: Year of Maritime Culture

For 15 years already, theme years have been organised by the Estonian Ministry of Culture to focus public attention on a specific cultural sphere. In Estonia, 2016 is the Year of Maritime Culture, dedicated to maritime-related traditions and customs, the art of living by and with the sea.

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23. jaanuar 2016

Maritime festivals – for those who like big and cheerful public events

The maritime days held in various seaside locations are usually events for the entire family, offering maritime-related activities and contests, concerts and meals prepared outdoors. You are welcome!

The maritime days held in various seaside locations are usually events for the entire family, offering maritime-related activities and contests, concerts and meals prepared outdoors. You are welcome!

Author: Year of Maritime Culture

In the summertime, Estonians like to relax at maritime-themed festivals, which are also becoming increasingly popular among tourists. The maritime days held in various seaside locations are usually events for the entire family, offering maritime-related activities and contests, concerts and meals prepared outdoors.

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23. jaanuar 2016

‘The Coastal Trip’ – peek into the daily life and folklore of the locals

For those who are looking for an authentic experience of the local life rather than typical tourist attractions, Year of Maritime Culture will make it simple to peek into the daily life and folklore of the locals.

For those who are looking for an authentic experience of the local life rather than typical tourist attractions, Year of Maritime Culture will make it simple to peek into the daily life and folklore of the locals.

Author: Year of Maritime Culture

The coastal people here have always been appreciated for their kind, helpful, humorous, hard-working and carefree attitude. The folks of Estonian coastal villages are particularly assiduous, hospitable and cheerful from April to October. 

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