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ST. PETERSBURG TO HOST MORE EURO 2021 MATCHES

ST. PETERSBURG TO HOST MORE EURO 2021 MATCHES

St. Petersburg will host another three matches for the EURO 2021 in addition to the for matches, which were already planned. The city is finally hosting the following matches: 12.06: Russia-Belgium, 14.06: Poland-Slovakia, 16.0P: Russia-Finland, 18.06: Sweden-Slovakia, 21.06: Finland-Belgium, 23.06: Sweden-Poland and 02.07: Quarter final.

24.05.2021
HOTEL WAWELBERG - NEW LUXURY IN THE HEART OF ST PETERSBURG

HOTEL WAWELBERG - NEW LUXURY IN THE HEART OF ST PETERSBURG

April 15th will see the opening of another luxury hotel in St. Petersburg, the 5-star Wawelberg Hotel. The hotel is located in the historical building of the Wawelberg family at the Nevsky Prospekt. The hotel has 79 luxurious rooms and suites, two restaurants, three conference rooms, and features a Spa & Wellness Center.

12.04.2021
VALO CITY HOTEL AND THE VALO HOTEL CITY

VALO CITY HOTEL AND THE VALO HOTEL CITY

In spite of the covid-19 pandemic there are still several hotel projects underway in St. Petersburg. Last year saw the opening of the 3-star Valo City Hotel consisting of 450 stylish rooms, suites and apartments. All rooms include regular hotel amenities and additionally each room features a kitchen area.

25.03.2021
RUSSIA INTRODUCES E-VISA TO ALL OF RUSSIA FROM 01.01.2021

RUSSIA INTRODUCES E-VISA TO ALL OF RUSSIA FROM 01.01.2021

E-visa will be available to the whole Russian Federation from 01.01.2021. The E-visa is valid for max. 16 days within a 60 days period. When crossing the border to Russia, the guests must present a printed notification on the issuance of an electronic visa and a passport. Each guests can apply on the web-site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the processing of the E-visa is taking max. 4 days.

18.12.2020
STAR-MANAGER PRAISES SERVICE OF VIAHANSA & BOREALIS MOSCOW

STAR-MANAGER PRAISES SERVICE OF VIAHANSA & BOREALIS MOSCOW

While Via Hansa & Borealis Moscow has seen very little leisure business materialize since March, the company is still running arrangements for sport groups visiting Moscow. The company was recently taking care of the Feyenoord Football Club which arrived in Moscow to play CSKA Moscow in the Europe League.

11.12.2020
TRAVEL TO RUSSIA INCREASING

TRAVEL TO RUSSIA INCREASING

The number of visitors to Russia has been steadily increasing the last years, in the first place from Asia and Middle East, but now also Americans and Europeans are returning in larger numbers. No doubt that for European travelers the FIFA World Cup in 2018 and the introduction of e-visa to the regions of Vladivostok, Kaliningrad and St. Petersburg in 2019 have had a very positive influence.

02.03.2020
WINTER TOURS ON BIG DEMAND

WINTER TOURS ON BIG DEMAND

Via Hansa & Borealis has quite a number of low season products and our winter programs are more successful than ever. The city break programs of BALTICVISION had a record number of participants for Christmas market programs and New Years’ celebrations in Stockholm, Riga, Tallinn, St. Petersburg and Warsaw.

13.01.2020
VIA HANSA & BOREALIS EXPANDING OFFICES IN COPENHAGEN AND MOSCOW

VIA HANSA & BOREALIS EXPANDING OFFICES IN COPENHAGEN AND MOSCOW

After a year with solid growth Via Hans & Borealis is expanding its offices in Copenhagen and in Moscow. Via Hansa & Borealis Copenhagen has already moved to a larger office located in Valby, the South East part of Copenhagen Municipality, while the Via Hansa & Borealis Moscow office space is being almost doubled at the Polyanka Business Center in the very center of Moscow.

18.12.2019
NEW HOTEL IN KALININGRAD

NEW HOTEL IN KALININGRAD

This summer, AccorHotels opened a new four-star hotel in Russia’s Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad – the Mercure Kaliningrad. With a modern design, it is located on the bank of the Upper Lake just 10 minutes from Victory Square and Kaliningrad’s historical city centre. The famous Amber Museum is five minutes’ walk away, as are many other sightseeing highlights such as the Monument to Immanuel Kant and Königsberg Cathedral.

27.09.2018
VIA HANSA & BOREALIS IN NEW OFFICE IN MOSCOW

VIA HANSA & BOREALIS IN NEW OFFICE IN MOSCOW

Via Hansa & Borealis recently purchased a new and larger office in Moscow and has already moved into the new premises at the Polyanka Business Center. The Polyanka Business Center is one of many new modern business centres that have opened up in the Russian capital over the last decade.

06.07.2018