e-News 10/2019      


The Arctic Winter Adventures in the Nordic countries and North Russia offer the most fascinating and invigorating winter activities in the region. The breath-taking arctic nature, authentic snow adventures, reindeer and husky safaris, encounters with the indigenous people and the search for dancing Northern Lights are the highlights of these programs. Don’t miss out on the Guaranteed Escorted Tours provided by the WORLD OF BOREALIS! Seats are still available on Ultimate Arctic Adventure, Fabulous Finnish Lakes & Stockholm, Ultimate Arctic Adventure & Tromso, Land Of The Northern Lights and Lofoten & Arctic Lights. Moreover, BALTICVISION still has seats available on Murmansk Winter AdventuresKarelia Winter Adventures and Fabulous Lapland.

For more information and bookings, please contact Via Hansa & Borealis FIT department in Riga and the team of the World of Borealis in Copenhagen.


Via Hansa & Borealis has effective from May 1st appointed Mrs. Elina Cappadonna, Business Development Manager for South-Europe. Elina is half Italian and half Finnish, born in Italy and has spent many years of her adult life studying and working in the Nordic countries. Elina combines a solid knowledge of the South-European markets and France with extensive knowledge of Via Hansa & Borealis’ destinations in Northern Europe- the Nordic countries, the Baltic countries and Russia. Elina has until recently been based at the Via Hansa & Borealis office in Copenhagen and has as per December 1st reallocated  to her native Italy where Elina will be assisting Italian customers and others from her new office in the centre of Milano. Elina Cappadonna can be contacted at Elina.Cappadonna@viahansaborealis.com.


The Estonian company Hestia Hotel Group has opened another brand new hotel in the city centre of Tallinn. The new 4-star Hotel Kentmanni is opening now in December 2019. This is the ninth hotel of this chain with majority of the properties being in Estonia and two in Riga, Latvia. The Hotel Kentmanni has 92 stylish and modern guest-rooms, elegant restaurant with 70 seats, bar, small meeting room of 25m2, small spa, fitness centre and secured garage. The hotel is located on a quiet central street lined by city homes, boutiques and restaurants just a short walk away from the Tallinn Old Town. For more information and bookings, please contact Via Hansa & Borealis Tallinn.