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Võru town days 2015
A town that is... a bit different
Throughout the centuries the people of Võru have somehow managed to hang on to their own language – a language that is a bit different, and for which they are well-known and admired by a lot of people. It is, after all, a remarkable asset. Võru folk themselves are a bit different too: they are more outspoken, for a start, but more open and good-tempered too; sometimes naïve, perhaps, and occasionally helpless in the face of the world’s greed and duplicity. The people here value their own culture and traditions and are proud of the fact that they are just that little bit different. Read on...