Estonia faces the Baltic Sea in Northern Europe and shares a border with Russia and Latvia. The culture of Estonia is tied to the Finish culture with many similar words. 50% of the landscape is covered in forests are protected and considered sacred in Estonia's primeval religion. A coastline with more than 1500 islands faces the Gulf of Finland and the Baltic Sea. The total population of the whole country barely reaches 1.5 million. Tallinn, the capital is the largest city and a UNESCO world heritage site.