BALTIC TRAVEL GROUP LTD.

DMC: Incentives, Team Building, Events, Product Launches, Special Interest and Study Groups, Hospitality Programs, Hotel Bookings and all types of Incoming Services, Cruise Handling, Corporate Travel
PCO: Congresses, Conferences, Conventions, Meetings
Baltic Travel Group is a Destination Management Company and Professional Conference Organizer in the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. We provide professionally customized services for meetings, incentives, conferences, events and incoming travel services in the Baltic countries.

Choosing Baltic Travel Group means working with a creative, flexible and reliable partner who can ensure that your exact needs are met. Organizing the perfect event or itinerary is our strength. We look at our events and programs through the eyes of the participants, and we simply love what we do.

Baltic Travel Group is a one stop shop for all your needs, high standards of service and a unique, unforgettable experience!

BALTIC TRAVEL GROUP LTD.

Baltic Travel Group Ltd
News from the Baltic States...

July 2010


Rezidor Group is taking over the leadership of Reval Hotels in the Baltics.

The ten Reval Hotels in Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda and St.Petersburg, which were operated by the Norwegian real estate company Linstow, were taken over as June 1st by the Rezidor Hotel Group.

Rezidor is set to expand its capacity by a total of 2367 rooms and is the position, expand further, especially in the Baltic countries. Six of the hotels will be rebranded "Radisson Blu” and four as "Park Inn.”

All 1200 hotel employees will retain their current positions. Guests will benefit from the same flexible pricing as before. Corporate accounts will maintain the same contracted rates as signed, while Reval Hotels First Client members will have an opportunity to enjoy global benefits by joining Rezidor’s loyalty program, “GoldPointsPlus.”

 

LITEXPO reopens new state-of-the-art spaces

The largest Lithuanian exhibition and convention centre, “LITEXPO,” is celebrating its 50 anniversary by opening a brand conference centre. This is in pursuit of its mission to not only to maintain its leadership position in the exhibition industry in the Baltic States, but also to become the main centre in the region for hosting international conferences and congresses.

LITEXPO has completed the second stage of its development and modernization. The result is a state-of-the-art and comfortable conference centre with 11 halls. 8 halls have been completely redone and one totally new facility was installed. Conference halls with capacity from 6 to 1800 seats can house both small format business meetings, negotiations or training courses, as well also large scale international events, such as congresses and conferences. The conference centre, with total area of 4,100 sq. m., can accommodate over 3,000 delegates at the same time.

In 2011, among other events, the meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council and international art exhibition ART VILNIUS are to be held at the centre and in 2013, the centre will have the honor of hosting the events when Lithuania assumes presidency of European Union.

 

600th anniversary of the battle of Grunwald

Do not miss the perfect opportunity to become a witness to the re-enactment of one of medieval Europe’s most important battles. This unique historical performance is carried out with participation of knights from Lithuania, Poland, Germany, Italy, France, Finland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and even the USA.

Almost 1,500 knights are to take part in the battle festivities. 2010 is an exceptional year, since mid-July marks the 600th anniversary of the victory of the Lithuanian and Polish armies over the Teutonic Order. The occasion will feature a grand scale re-enactment (July 17th, 2010) and accompanying events will include marching parades, concerts, festivities and mock battles.

This year’s program of Grunwald Days (July 15th-18th, 2010) takes place both on Lithuanian and Polish lands and includes the Grunwald Call to Arms, Ulrich von Jungingen’s mounted companies at the Grunwald Fields, medieval festivities, a fair in the craftsman’s village, a tournament of knights, and the Fire Festival.

Please contact Baltic Travel Group for a detailed marathon program and detailed information.

 

10 interesting facts about Estonia

Estonians are relaxed and calm; they love nature and fiercely protect their traditions. So it may surprise some to learn that Estonia is one of the most technologically advanced nations in Europe.  For such a small country, Estonia has certainly made a lot of technical contributions to the European community. Here are some facts to prove it!

  1. Skype, the free Internet calling software with over 100 million users around the world, was largely developed in Estonia.
  2. In October of 2005, Estonia became the first country to have legally binding general elections using the Internet as a means of polling.
  3. Expenditures made by the government can be followed on the internet in real time.
  4. A network of Public Internet Access Points covers most of Estonia's cities and towns. Free public wireless internet connection in Estonia is widely regarded as a human right.
  5. 66% of the population ages 16-74 uses the Internet
  6. Income tax declarations can be made electronically via internet. In 2009, over 91% of income tax declarations were presented through the e-Tax Board.
  7. Cabinet meetings have been changed to paperless sessions using a web-based document system.
  8. All Estonian schools are connected to the Internet.
  9. Estonia is completely covered by digital mobile phone networks.
  10. There are more mobile phone contracts than residents - 147 per 100 people

 

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For more information, please contact Mr. Vlad Koriagin at baltic@euromic.com

Redizor Group

Litexpo

Grunwald

Grunwald

Grunwald

Tallinn, Estonia