Estonia - General Info
UTC +2, summer time end March to end October UTC +3
Voltage: 230 V :
Frequency: 50 Hz
Normal shopping and banking hours are 09:00-18:00.
Supermarkets remain open until 23:00 on weekdays.
Euro (as from 1st January 2011).
Credit cards are widely accepted.
International Dialing Code for Estonia is +372.
Mobile phone - Call your cell phone provider to make sure that they offer phone coverage in Estonia. Ask to be upgraded to international roaming.
The Estonia SIM card provides a simple, convenient, and affordable and will require a SIM-unlocked GSM cell phone that supports the 900 and 1800 frequencies.
There are public WiFi zones all around the country and internet access in libraries and post offices.
General Emergency number - 112
Police only - 110
IMRAY AND ADLARD COLES PILOT BOOKS are available at a discounted price for Noonsite.com users via World Cruising Club.
The Baltic Sea - RCC Pilotage Foundation
3rd Edition May 2010 - for review click here
ISBN 978 184623 187
Estonian Cruising Guide 2006-07
By Hillar Kukk & Martsaarso
Russian charts can be ordered from DML, Olympic Yacht Club, 1 Regati Boulevard, EE 0103 Tallinn, Estonia.
Useful Cruising Information for the Baltic and North Sea
Annually revised reference document by The Baltic Sea Cruisers Network (BSCN) which covers all the countries around the Baltic, and includes Norway and the UK.
http://www.channelpilot.info A useful travel log by Nicholas Hill on sailing the Baltic. Very good descriptions, photos etc.
http://www.balticmarinas.com/article/archive/223/ Information on marinas in Estonia.
Noonsite welcomes information and updates especially regarding clearance, customs and immigration procedures from cruisers visiting this country.
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