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Brand New Vilnius Incentive Guide

The Go Vilnius Convention Bureau has launched a new incentive guide entitled, Very Vilnius: Top-Notch Experiences. The publication is filled with an array of exciting activity ideas that can be done in and around Vilnius, and also includes a number of important cultural events taking place throughout the year. The guide serves as an invaluable […]

Smart Event Interpretation Solution Partnering With CONVENE

For many of us, just the thought of having to organise an event with simultaneous interpretation is enough to make our palms sweat. But a new app, which is already being used by the likes of TEDx and Google, is completely disrupting the events industry, and providing stressed events managers with some much-needed peace of […]

Vilnius’ Hotel PACAI Among the Best Designed Hotel of 2018

Opened last year in the heart of Vilnius Old Town in the former mansion owned by the family bearing its name, Hotel PACAI provides an accommodation experience like no other. The hotel, which is also sponsoring this year’s CONVENE Education Programme, is featured on Surface Magazine’s list of Best Designed Hotels of 2018, which includes […]

Vilnius’ Radisson Blu Royal Astorija to Undertake Renovation Project

The 5-star Radisson Blu Royal Astorija Hotel, located in the centre of Vilnius Old Town right by the historic Town Hall, has commenced a renovation project aimed at modernising the property’s conference centre, lobby, guest lounge and bar in the coming months. The news follows the property’s 20th-anniversary celebration as well as the recent addition […]

Vilnius to Welcome Delegates of the 6th PreHT Conference

From 28 February to 3 March 2018, the Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva in Vilnius will host the 6th International Conference on Prehypertension, Hypertension, Metabolic Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease (PreHT). The conference, which rotates each year to a different European destination, is organised by the PCO Paragon Group. This year, they are working closely with the […]

The World Medical Tennis Society Congress and Championship to be Held in Vilnius

This 3-9 August, the tennis courts of Vilnius will be filled with tennis-playing medical doctors gathering for the 49th World Medical Tennis Society (WMTS) Congress and Championship. Each year, the event brings medical doctors who also happen to be tennis lovers from around the world together in different countries, and following events in Peru and […]

Scandic Hotels to Stop Using Plastic Straws and Cocktail Sticks

Scandic Hotels, the leading Nordic hotel company, has decided to stop using plastic straws and cocktail sticks in all of its hotels to help reduce the harmful impact these products have on the environment. “As a part of our sustainability program, Scandic Hotels is looking to remove all single-use disposable items made of plastic. In total, […]

airBaltic the Most Punctual Airline in Europe

Latvian airline airBaltic has retained its place as the most punctual airline in Europe and is the second-most punctual in the world, according to the OAG analysts. They tracked the performance of over 58 million flight records in 2018 to create a ranking of the best On-Time Performance (OTP) for the world’s largest airlines and […]

Tallinn Convention Bureau in the First Half of 2019

The Tallinn Convention Bureau is taking part in eight international business tourism workshops and fairs in 2019 to promote the Estonian capital’s conference and incentive tourism opportunities. Among them, six will be taking place in the first half of the year, including:     TravelMatch in Oslo, Norway, 24 January     Kokouspiste workshop in Helsinki, Finland, […]

Riga Airport Experiencing the Fastest Development in its History

Riga Airport wound up 2018 with a significant increase in all its key performance indicators: operational data from reveals that the Airport served 7.06 million passengers in 2018, almost 16% more than the year before. The volume of cargo increased by 10.4%, exceeding 27 thousand tons, while the volume of flights increased by 11.5%, with […]

Alternative Venues in Košice

Košice, Slovakia is an undiscovered gem of Europe with plenty of novelties to offer meeting planners. A blend of traditional and contemporary, as well as sports and gastronomy, the second-largest city in Slovakia blooms with alternative culture and venues. Thus, if you are looking for places to bring your lectures or conferences, Košice is the […]

Unique Destinations and Experiences with Nordic Way

All DMCs should be ready to prepare attractive programmes in order to be selected in the bidding process. One must take into account a number of factors; among them, providing a unique experience for guests. This is often the big challenge for DMCs. Charm your customer and beat your competitors. Present a creative offer with […]

Meet in Vilnius Guide for Event Planners

The Meet in Vilnius meeting planner’s guide – developed and published by the Vilnius Convention Bureau, part of Go Vilnius, the city’s official development agency – is out now. Designed for agencies, companies and associations, the guide is an essential tool for meeting and event planners and features some 200 Vilnius-based service providers with key […]

Vilnius Among World’s Seven Most Attractive Cities for Foreign Investment

For the first time ever, Vilnius has entered the global Financial Times fDi Intelligence investment experts’ list of the most attractive cities for foreign investment. The Lithuanian capital ranked seventh among the world’s medium-sized cities of the future, joining Zurich, Belfast, Luxembourg, Geneva, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. fDi Magazine is internationally renowned as a barometer of […]

Iceland’s Arctic Adventures Choose Vilnius for International Growth

Arctic Adventures, an Icelandic adventure tour operator, has announced plans to open its first office abroad in Lithuania. The company is looking to hire around 75 employees for their Vilnius team within the next three years. Established in 1983, Arctic Adventures was focused primarily on rafting activities. Today, it offers a large variety of one-day […]

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