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NORWAY: Welcome to Tromsø!
NORWAY: Welcome to Tromsø!

Known as the "Gateway to the Arctic", the city of Tromsø in Northern Norway is an exciting destination for incentive groups all year round - whether you are attracted by the northern lights of Aurora Borealis or the midnight sun, you should definitely consider Tromsø for your next corporate outing. 
The city with a population of of approx 70,000 is a vibrant location with lots of opportunities for nature activities as well as an excellent choice of restaurants and a rich cultural scene. Tromsø is situated amidst scenic Arctic beauty within just 2 hours flight from Oslo, the Norwegian capital.

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03.05.2018
MOSCOW: Sail away in the Russian capital
MOSCOW: Sail away in the Russian capital

While the landlocked capital of Russia might not be considered as the top destination for a sailing regatta, in fact sailing is quite popular in Moscow despite the city's lack of direct access to the sea. We are happy to offer this excellent teambuilding activity also to incentive groups.

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09.04.2018
COPENHAGEN: Hilton part of the recent hotel boom
COPENHAGEN: Hilton part of the recent hotel boom

Hilton has announced plans to open a new hotel in the heart of Copenhagen in 2020. The seven-storey Hilton Copenhagen City Centre will have 400 guest rooms along with more than 600 square metres of function space for meetings and events.  It will be one of the several international hotel (re)openings in the Danish capital within just a couple of years. Next to major chains, the recent additions include also several notable luxury boutique hotels such as Sanders and Nobis, both opened in 2017. 

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05.04.2018
WARSAW: hands-on and colourful
WARSAW: hands-on and colourful

A local pottery painting factory will open its doors for your group to add some colour to your incentive program in Warsaw. During this hands-on workshop, the participants will have the opportunity to play, compete and integrate, use their imagination and express creativity, energize the team and at the same time make a lasting impression.

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20.03.2018
RIGA: Hidden Museum with Powerful Message
RIGA: Hidden Museum with Powerful Message

Zanis Lipke Memorial has recently become one of the most popular sights in Riga. This very special museum in a small wooden house is dedicated to a man who saved dozens of Jewish lives in the Nazi-occupied Riga at the time of World War II.
While Zanis Lipke Memorial has been nominated for the Council of Europe Museum Prize, the building itself was shortlisted for the World Architecture Award. To make your visit even more special, we invite you to meet the architect Zaiga Gaile, thanks to whose vision the former village of fishermen is now a modern urban space.

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15.03.2018
ST PETERSBURG: IMPRESSIVE RESTAURANT BLOK
ST PETERSBURG: IMPRESSIVE RESTAURANT BLOK

Located on the top floor of Leningrad Centre with nice views of the Taurida Gardens, restaurant Blok in St Petersburg impresses with its amazingly wide choice of meat dishes as well as the exquisite interior design. Created by a well known restaurateur Alexander Rappoport, restaurant Blok is arguable the best meat restaurant in Russia. The restaurant is suitable also for larger groups with 200 seats in the main hall and in the summertime additional seating outdoors on two terraces.

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07.03.2018
Meet us at Convene 14-15.02.2018
Meet us at Convene 14-15.02.2018

The 6th edition of CONVENE, Baltic Sea Region's Exhibition for Meetings, Events and Incentives, has begun in Vilnius, bringing together 165+ hosted buyers from 30 countries and exhibitors from across the region, among them indeed Via Hansa & Borealis DMC&PCO. It is our pleasure to introduce a number of exciting opportunites for incentive groups as well as meetings. If you're not in Vilnius to meet in person, do contact us at dmc@viahansa.com and let's talk about your upcoming event!

14.02.2018
LAPLAND: White Adventure at the Arctic Circle
LAPLAND: White Adventure at the Arctic Circle

The white winter months in the Nordics create an unbeatable setting for the perfect event, regardless of its nature - from a conference to product launch or the reward for the best sales team.
Among the many events organized by Via Hansa & Borealis DMC&PCO this season, there was a spectacular incentive program at the Arctic Circle where the stunning nature of Lapland let us create what we call “the White Adventure”.

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12.02.2018
ST PETERSBURG: DISCOVER THE MULTI-PURPOSE VENUE "LENINGRAD CENTRE"
ST PETERSBURG: DISCOVER THE MULTI-PURPOSE VENUE "LENINGRAD CENTRE"

The elegant Leningrad Center is the first multi-purpose venue in Russia specifically created for high-quality modern entertainment. The unique building encompasses two theater stages, a gallery, two bars and a top-floor restaurant wih panoramic views. Leningrad Center can be used for conferences, private concerts or fashion shows, cocktail receptions as well as a gala dinners.

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08.02.2018
Via Hansa & Borealis DMC&PCO – at your service across North Europe
Via Hansa & Borealis DMC&PCO – at your service across North Europe

With great pleasure we announce the establishment of Via Hansa & Borealis DMC&PCO, the largest regional destination management company in North Europe. The company was founded recently by a merger of two of the most experienced DMCs in the region.

With full-service offices in Copenhagen, Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius, St. Petersburg, Moscow and Warsaw we are offering services for conferences and incentives across Scandinavia, Iceland, Finland, Russia, the Baltic countries and Poland. Your inquiries are welcome at dmc@viahansa.com or info@bdm-info.com

 

01.02.2018