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ORANJE SNATCHES A BITTER-SWEET VICTORY IN MINSK!

ORANJE SNATCHES A BITTER-SWEET VICTORY IN MINSK!

As Belarus took on the Netherlands in a World Cup 2018 qualifier in Minsk, Via Hansa DMC was making arrangements for the Dutch National Team, a sponsor and media group and contingent of die-hard Dutch supporters.

18.10.2017
OPENING OF THE GRAND HOTEL KEMPINSKI RIGA

OPENING OF THE GRAND HOTEL KEMPINSKI RIGA

The first five-star luxury Kempinski Hotel in Latvia - Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga - is opening its doors to guests in middle of October. With the famous Latvian National Opera House by its side and the Old Town at its feet, the hotel presents a whole new level of comfort and elegance to both city guests and locals.

18.10.2017
US TOUR OPERATORS TOUR LATVIA AND ESTONIA

US TOUR OPERATORS TOUR LATVIA AND ESTONIA

Via Hansa recently organized a group of selected US tour operators for a week-long trip to the Baltics in co-operation with Finnair and the Latvian and Estonian Tourism Boards. The guests from the US were introduced to the two small Baltic countries - Latvia and Estonia - with a program concentrating on history, culture, nature, gastronomy, architecture and art.

18.10.2017
KOLONNA HOTEL KONVENTA SĒTA CLOSED

KOLONNA HOTEL KONVENTA SĒTA CLOSED

Following the termination of the lease agreement with owner of the building, Latvian-German joint venture company REHO ltd is forced to cease all business activities in their Kolonna Hotel Konventa Sēta in Riga starting from 1st of October 2017.

28.09.2017
NEW HOTEL IN NARVA –JÕESUU

NEW HOTEL IN NARVA –JÕESUU

A newly built Liivarand SPA Hotel was opened beginning of September in Narva-Jõesuu, a resort town on the coast of the Gulf of Finland, only 12 kilometres from Narva. The hotel has totally 70 cozy guest rooms, free wi-fi, Italian style restaurant, conference centre and banquet room.

28.09.2017
VIA HANSA & BOREALIS BUSINESS MERGER

VIA HANSA & BOREALIS BUSINESS MERGER

Via Hansa recently acquired a part of Copenhagen-based Borealis Destination Management, one of the leading inbound companies in Scandinavia with a strong position on oversea markets, in particular in Latin America and Asia. This week it was announced that the two companies will merge their incoming activities in 2018.

28.09.2017
HOTEL NEWS FROM VILNIUS

HOTEL NEWS FROM VILNIUS

Recently one of the best five-star hotels in Vilnius has changed its name from Ramada Hotel and Suites Vilnius to Imperial Hotel & Restaurant. The hotel still offers same high quality services and with 55 guest rooms, two conference rooms and premium class restaurant it certainly is a good choice not only for FITs but also small and VIP groups.

11.09.2017
BOUTIQUE HOTELS MUSHROOMING IN ST.PETERSBURG

BOUTIQUE HOTELS MUSHROOMING IN ST.PETERSBURG

Smaller and very stylish boutique-style hotels continue to mushroom in St. Petersburg. A number of these up-market hotels are located in the city centre and many of them offer very good value. One of these hotels is the 1852 Boutique Hotel opened last year in a historical building dating back to 1852.

11.09.2017
SCHWIIZER NATI OLE!

SCHWIIZER NATI OLE!

As Latvia took on Switzerland in a World Cup 2018 qualifier in Riga, Via Hansa DMC was making arrangements for the vast majority of the many Swiss sponsor and media groups and supporters who had followed their squad to the Latvian capital.

11.09.2017
NEW HOTEL IN GDANSK

NEW HOTEL IN GDANSK

The new and oddly named Craft Beer Central Hotel has been opened in Gdansk in June. The four-star hotel has brought back the former glory to the historical building, which was originally built in 1898. The building now houses not only a modern and luxurious hotel but also an in-house brewery and restaurant which operate under the name PG4.

02.08.2017
NEW FIVE STAR HOTEL IN ST.PETERSBURG

NEW FIVE STAR HOTEL IN ST.PETERSBURG

A new luxurious five-star Hotel Lotte St. Petersburg has been opened at beginning of July. The hotel has 154 spacious and well-appointed guest rooms and suites, a Lounge Restaurant, L Terrassa Bar, Japanese restaurant, two banquet halls, a 24-hour business centre, 24-hour gym and a luxurious SPA centre. The hotel is located in the very city centre, directly at the St. Isaac’s square.

02.08.2017
WORLD FAMOUS AEROBATIC SHOWS NEAR MOSCOW

WORLD FAMOUS AEROBATIC SHOWS NEAR MOSCOW

During one of the world's largest aviation forums, International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2017 in Zhukovsky near Moscow from 18th to 23rd of July, participants and visitors will be able to enjoy a breath-taking performance of the best Russian and foreign pilots, who will demonstrate the unique capabilities of military and civil aircrafts.

11.07.2017
EUROPEAN CHOIR GAMES IN RIGA

EUROPEAN CHOIR GAMES IN RIGA

After the huge success of the World Choir Games 2014 in Riga, choirs from all over the world will again travel to Latvia to celebrate the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017, which is combined with the 3rd European Choir Games taking place from 16th till 23rd of July. A new Eurovision Choir of the Year televised talent competition will be a part of the European Choir Games 2017.

11.07.2017
ESTONIAN EU-PRESIDENCY FOCUS ON DIGITAL EUROPE

ESTONIAN EU-PRESIDENCY FOCUS ON DIGITAL EUROPE

Estonia has begun its 6-month term of chairing the Council of the EU on 1st of July 2017 and more than 260 international events will take place during the period, with the total combined attendance estimated at 25,000 delegates. Most conferences will be held in Tallinn and the busiest meeting months will be July, September and October.

11.07.2017
CENTENNIAL HOTEL TALLINN

CENTENNIAL HOTEL TALLINN

The Centennial Hotel Tallinn, a brand new four star concept hotel developed by Via Hansa, is scheduled to open on August 15th. The new hotel will have 64 standard rooms, 8 superior rooms and 11 ZEN deluxe rooms, all-day dining Restaurant “100” for 100 guests and three conference rooms with natural light for 25-75 delegates as well as Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

21.06.2017