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Colors of Parnu - traditions, festivals, mentality and lifestyle

Local residents are rather calm and sober minded folks. They warm welcome foreigners especially those guests speaking their native language. Local people are always eager to help foreigners. The prime condition of their helpfulness is politeness and respect of foreign guests towards them. Local people feel abhorrence of impudence in any of its manifestation as an attempt of cutting in ahead of queue or interfering in a discussion of strangers.
Edelweis is one of the most popular restaurants of Estonian cuisine located in the center of Parnu. This eating house is of great popularity as among local residents so among foreign guests. … Open
At the same time locals are very kind and tactful in communication. The residents of Parnu are always ready to tell new people about their local culture and traditions. They are open for a discussion of almost all topics however there is a few which tourists should better avoid. Tourists are not recommended to touch a subject of the World War II or the relations of the natives and former Soviet Union residents.
Local people have developed a rather weird attitude towards clothing giving preference to casual style and common clothes. A wanton dress can give rise to bewilderment that is why foreign guests are advised to give preference to classic style outfits. One should also choose a proper outfit opting to visit official and festive events. Some restaurants demand dress code wearing. Tourists should also mind wearing ethnic clothes. Some pieces are put on only on special occasions. Wearing ethnic clothes in daily life may be interpreted by locals as contempt of their culture and traditions. Copyright
This small resort city boasts a great variety of historical and architectural monuments and landmarks. Local people are rather respectful of their history and culture and proudly showcase … Open
Local culture features a great number of traditions dating back to ancient times. The Candle Day is celebrated annually on the 2nd of February. One version is that the fest symbolizes the middle of winter as from this spot the day turns longer. The tradition of the fest is to make candles and give them as souvenirs and amulets to close and dear people.
Local residents are proud of their ethnic drink which the city guests can try during the holiday. Local folks are fond of beer and can passionately discuss it for hours. However natives are responsible drinkers as alcohol intake is allowed only in special places.
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National traditions of Estonia

Estonians prefer living in isolation; they are very silent and may sometimes come across as cold and unfriendly people. This is due to the peculiarities of their mentality which is often characterized as psychological isolation and restraint. Most of the residents of the country are rather conservative and do not encourage familiarity. For example, according to the norms of etiquette, the Estonian seller should act politely towards a client, but without a pre-emptive and sympathetic attitude. The national character of Estonians is displayed through both their individualism and pragmatism. Estonians are ardent followers of their nation’s economy, which is manifested in the laconic expression of emotions. During conversations, they employ a minimal of facial expressions and gestures, focusing rather on a dry and straight up manner of communication. Truth is always placed above delicacy. … Open
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