If Estonia Was a She

Have you ever heared them say ‘go big or go home’? Well this time I decided to go home.  And for those living abroad, going home can be a pretty BIG thing as well. No matter how fast or easily I acclimatise to other countries in the world, I get a sweet but anxious feeling when I…

One Day of Hunger

[ENG] Temperature in Turkey has reached out of my preferred limit. I melt faster than dondurma (engl. ice cream) in greedy hands. It’s just about the time to start packing. Before departure there’re still some must dos left so I squeeze my last days for ultimate culture exploration. Hence, there couldn’t be a better place…

Adventurer’s Pilgrimage

[ENG/EST] It’s one of those rare May days when you can feel raindrops gently landing on your out-streched palm. Perfect time to spend in a bus; 15 hours away, Cappadocia nature park is waiting for the Life Correspondent to come exploring. The desicion to go was made only hours before departure. While secretly dreaming about…

The A,B,C’s of Islam

[ENG/EST] Religion designs a lifestyle. It has an impact on values, behavior, food preferences, daily routine. Being the second-largest religion in the world, Islam influences a lot of people’s way of living. To understand Moslems better, it’s advisable to know about their beliefs. To gain knowledge, I visited department of religion in the University of…

Before they say: ‘I do!’

[ENG/EST] Stereotypically, kids, especially girls, are said to be rehearsing for their wedding from an early age. Unaware of the future companion of life, they can feel the taste of the six-layered cake in their mouth and smell the flowers, decorating the wedding hall. Even I remember fighting with my sister for a role in…