The European Commission has tasked the Baltic countries with reaching an agreement on the organization and structure of the Rail Baltica European standard-gauge railroad project.
Avanti Destinations Adds Baltics for 2018
In news from leading independent travel agency Avanti Destinations, the group has added Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to its European lineup so travel agents can combine customized multi-destination independent itineraries for 2018.
Estonia’s EU Presidency Spells Opportunities for Tourist Sector
Estonia is ready to lead the Council of the EU over the second half of 2017 and the country prepared a number of events to mark its six-month mandate at the helm of the EU. The country is also set to celebrate the centenary of the Republic in 2018. Estonia will assume the presidency of […]
In Põlva County August Begins with the Intsikurmu Music Festival
Intsikurmu Music Festival takes place in August on 4 and 5. It is a popular event in a forested area, attracting both Estonian and foreign performers.
Fascinating Trips: Prison Tales on Lake Rummu
Whatever the season, the former prisons on Lake Rummu don’t lose their odd appeal, attracting hundreds of curious lovers of nature and adventure.
Tallinn to Host Tourest 2017 International Travel Trade Fair
Tourest 2017 is the 26th edition of this prestigious international travel trade fair. It takes place February 10-12 at the Estonian Fairs Centre.
Tartu Winter Music Festival Marks the Beginning of 2017
The Tartu Winter Music Festival kicks off January 1st, 2017 and lasts until January 8th. It’s a week full of festive New Year music at St. John´s Church.
Tartu Is the Official Home of the Estonian National Museum
The Estonian National Museum opened at the beginning of the month. It is a stunning architectural gem and the largest museum of its kind in the Baltics.
Ancient Ships Found in Tallinn
Builders in a residential area of Tallinn have discovered a number of medieval ships while building the foundations of new apartment buildings. The remains of several 14th to 17th century vessels in what used to be part of the area’s port.
Tallinn Fashion Week: Coming this month
This month Estonia hosts one of Europe’s most popular fashion events when Tallinn Fashion Week hits the capital October 23rd through 25th. Scheduled to take place at the Salme Cultural Centre, the event will see the coveted Golden Needle design prize awarded.
Balloon Tallinn to stay aloft year round
One of Estonia’s most popular touristic attractions, Balloon Tallinn, will now stay aloft year round. The highest viewing platform in the city, will now be the first of it’s kind year round northern attraction.
Swissôtel Tallinn Rakes In Three WTA Wins
One of Estonia’s best hospitality names, Swissôtel Tallinn took home three World Travel Awards at the gala held in Athens earlier this month.