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KAMP COLLECTION HOTELS

KAMP COLLECTION HOTELS

The Finish Kamp Group, whose signature hotel is the legendary luxury 5-star Hotel Kamp in Helsinki,  has changed its name to Kamp Collection Hotels and acquired new hotels such as the superior 4-star Hotel Lilla Roberts, the 5-star Hotel Haven and 4-star Hotel Fabian, strengthening the position as the leading operator of luxury and lifestyle hotels in Helsinki.

18.02.2016
ST. PETERSBURG WELCOMES GOLFERS

ST. PETERSBURG WELCOMES GOLFERS

The recently opened Gorki Golf Club, home of the very first Championship golf course in north-western Russia, has become a member of World of Leading Golf (WLG) which is an international organisation representing some of the world’s best golf venues. Gorki Golf Club is located within easy reach of St. Petersburg city centre as well as Pulkovo airport...

02.02.2016
EVENTFUL TALLINN

EVENTFUL TALLINN

Tallinn is an exciting destination not least for the many events that take place in the city. The first major event of this year will be Tallinn Music Week at the end of March which has developed from a music showcase to a full-scale city festival including Nordic design market, craft beer weekend, unique pop-up restaurant and of course numerous concerts of all scale and size.

02.02.2016
VIA HANSA IS RE-OPENING OPERATIONAL OFFICE IN KIEV

VIA HANSA IS RE-OPENING OPERATIONAL OFFICE IN KIEV

Via Hansa has decided to re-open its operational office in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. The new office has started to operate from the New Year and as Destination Manager for Ukraine has been appointed, Mr. Eugene Malyshkin, who comes to us with a solid experience from the incoming industry in Ukraine.

08.01.2016
HOLIDAY INN HELSINKI CITY CENTRE

HOLIDAY INN HELSINKI CITY CENTRE

Hotel Holiday Inn Helsinki City Centre, located in the very centre next to the Helsinki Railway Station will  undergo complete renovation next season and will be closed in the period 15.02-15.05.2016. The renovation works will in the first period, when the hotel is closed, focus on  lobby and restaurants and will be completed by Mid-May, while the renovation of the guest rooms will continue into the summer.

22.12.2015
IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 IN RUSSIA

IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 IN RUSSIA

Russia will host the IIHF World Championship due to take place on May 6 to 22 next year, in both of the Russian capitals, Moscow and St. Petersburg. The Ice Hockey World Championship seeding in the preliminary round was based on the 2015 IIHF World Ranking, which was established at the conclusion of the 2015 IIHF World Championship in the Czech Republic.

26.11.2015
ACCOR OPENS TWO NEW HOTELS IN RIGA

ACCOR OPENS TWO NEW HOTELS IN RIGA

Accor Hotels is strengthening its presence in the Latvian capital with two new hotels set within and next to the Old Town. Complementing the existing 4-star Hotel Mercure Riga Centre, early next summer the international chain will open the central 120-room 3-star Hotel Ibis Riga Centre and the 150-room 5-star Pullman Riga directly in the Old Town.

19.11.2015
DANISH WEEK AT VIHULA MANOR

DANISH WEEK AT VIHULA MANOR

Friday evening saw the festive opening of Danish Week at Vihula Manor in the Lahemaa National Park in North Estonia. Denmark’s Ambassador to Estonia, Mr. Søren Kelstrup, opened the event at a Black Tie Gala Dinner for around 60 invited guests.

09.11.2015
MARRIOTT EXPANDS IN MOSCOW

MARRIOTT EXPANDS IN MOSCOW

Marriott Hotels are expanding operations in Russia and the summer saw the opening of the brand’s latest addition to its city-centre Moscow hotels. The 4-star Marriott Hotel Novy Arbat offers 234 elegant and spacious guest rooms and suites with all modern amenities, the New York Steakhouse restaurant for 170 guests and the Great Room Bar for 60 guests.

06.11.2015
CASTLE OF LIGHT

CASTLE OF LIGHT

Having hosted major events related to the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU, the new National Library of Latvia, also known as the Castle of Light, is now fully available to the public. The architectural idea for the structure initially appeared 20 years ago and has finally become one of the widely recognised harbingers of the new age in architecture.

18.08.2015
ZAKOPANE AND HOTEL ARIES INVITES YOU!

ZAKOPANE AND HOTEL ARIES INVITES YOU!

Zakopane is well know as the winter capital of Poland however the tourist visit this amazing and unique place all year round. Aries Hotel & Spa is located in the heart of Zakopane, near the famous Krupowki pedestrian street with a view of the Tatra Mountains - alpine style and standard, Polish hospitality and excellent cuisine.

03.08.2015
NEW 4-STAR HOTEL ON MAIN AVENUE IN VILNIUS

NEW 4-STAR HOTEL ON MAIN AVENUE IN VILNIUS

August will see the opening of the new 4-star Hotel Congress Avenue in Vilnius. The former Hotel Ambassador with its unique location directly on the main Gediminas Avenue has been completely renovated into a 4-star property featuring 50 guestrooms and suites.

23.07.2015
HOTEL WELLTON RIGA FINALLY OPENS

HOTEL WELLTON RIGA FINALLY OPENS

The new 4-star Hotel Wellton Riga recently opened its doors. It is conveniently located in the Old Town of Riga offering 174 modern guest rooms, French cuisine restaurant, large breakfast restaurant and multifunctional spa complex. The hotel is an excellent choice for individual travellers as well as tour groups looking for affordable accommodation in the heart of the Old Town.

09.07.2015
SHANGRI-LA ULAANBAATAR

SHANGRI-LA ULAANBAATAR

June has seen the opening of another five-star hotel in Ulaanbaatar, as the Shangri-La Ulaanbaatar received its first guests. The latest addition to the famous international luxury hotel chain is located in the very center of the city, in walking distance from the central Genghis Khan Square. The hotel features 290 elegant and very spacious guest rooms and suites designed in contemporary and indigenous fusion style.

01.07.2015
FOOTBALL FRENZY IN THE BALTICS

FOOTBALL FRENZY IN THE BALTICS

As the qualifying tournament for EURO2016 is well underway, Via Hansa DMC recently had a busy weekend handling large arrangements in connection with the qualifiers. Via Hansa DMC Riga was responsible for arrangements for almost 500 guests in connection with the Latvia-Netherlands fixture in Riga, including the arrangements for the Dutch national squad itself.

01.07.2015