Tag: Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia is UK’s most Googled European Christmas travel destination

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019 01:05

Tallinn, Estonia is Europe’s most sought-after Christmas city, followed by Vienna, Strasbourg and Krakow, Google search data reveals. – suggesting they’re popular choices for a festive trip. Latest research combined ... Read More

Controversial Eurovision in Israel crowns The Netherland with Arcade by Duncan Laurence

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019 07:37

The Eurovision contest in Tel Aviv Israel was a nonstop tourist party but not without controversy. Many were protesting against Israel's settlement and occupation policies and human rights abuses. The ... Read More

Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019 08:21

Tourism is booming in Tel Aviv this week with hotels sold out, residents staying with relatives to rent their rooms and apartments for inflated rates - and almost every rate ... Read More

China invests €15 billion in world’s longest undersea rail tunnel between Finland and Estonia

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019 17:15

An ambitious train rail link, designed to connect the Finnish and Estonian capitals through the bottom of the Gulf of Finland, has attracted €15 billion ($17 billion) from China-owned Touchstone ... Read More

Europe’s most successful B2B luxury travel show opens new site in Prague from June 2-5, 2019

editor editor- February 19, 2019 21:18

The loop concept has proven itself over the years as a consistent value proposition for carefully determined markets.  It stands for a quality format that has set new standards within ... Read More

Estonia invites tourists to eat their way through the country

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019 22:45

To celebrate its booming foodie scene, Visit Estonia has launched a ‘Gastronomy Trail’ map to invite visitors to discover some of the best restaurants, cafés, craft cider houses and local ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018 14:49

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the meantime, Marriott Security procedures had been in the global spotlight ... Read More

Estonian President and EU Transport Commissioner to welcome 85 airlines in Tallinn

editor editor- May 17, 2012 06:05

Routes Europe, now in its 7th year, will see a record number of attendees when the 2012 event opens in Tallinn in four days’ time. Read More

Estonian FM: Beirut authorities keen on finding abducted tourists

editor editor- March 29, 2011 05:30

Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said Monday that Lebanese officials informed him that Beirut authorities were making every effort to find seven Estonian tourists kidnapped in the Bekaa valley las Read More

Estonian resorts hoping to cash in on Russian tourists

editor editor- December 30, 2010 03:19

Resorts in northeastern Ida-Viru County report being nearly booked out as droves of tourists from St. Petersburg and Moscow head to Estonia for the New Year holidays. Read More

Estonia ready to host large international conferences

editor editor- October 10, 2009 06:01

The most modern conference hall in the Nordic and Baltic countries will be opened in the heart of Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, this Saturday, October 10. Read More

Top 10 free things to do and see in Europe!

editor editor- April 1, 2009 10:29

In this economy, the word “free” is the most alluring way to bring tourists to a destination. Read More

2008: Good year for Estonia’s flag carrier

editor editor- February 5, 2009 06:09

In 2008, Estonian Air has said it carried 756,795 passengers, 685,595 of these on regular flights. Read More