Janury 6th celebrations around the world

6 01 2011
The Epiphany, Three Kings’ Day, Twelfth Night, La Befana, many traditions are lived on January 6th in many countries & cultures. Lire la suite »

Europe: Let it snow!

27 12 2010

The UK, France, Russia, Netherlands, Germany within the European snow cities

Germany, attractive business country thanks to Leipzig 2011 events

27 12 2010

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2011 seems as a good and profitable year for German business, especially in Leipzig, where different business meetings and conventions will take place.

Next year, Leipzig will be the hotspot for the worldwide congress and convention industry. The agreement between the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and Leipziger Messe GmbH for the organisation of the 50th ICCA Congress has been already signed, giving the official host to Leipzig The world conference for convention business will be held from 22 to 26 October 2011 in the Congress Center Leipzig (CCL) which is part of the Leipzig Exhibition Centre. Around 1,200 delegates are expected to attend this sector’s most important get-together, among them key decision-makers. Every year, the ICCA Congress assembles event professionals from all continents: the ICCA brings together more than 900 convention centres, event organisers and service providers in 86 countries, all committed to the highest quality standards. Lire la suite »

Positive results for European Hotel industry in 2010

27 12 2010

According to data information by STR Global, The European Hotel industry has augmented to end positively the year.

Source: STR Global
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Bicycle cities are a contribution to sustainable development

26 11 2010

Bike cities is a  new system that is trying to contribute to sustainable development activities. Different cities around the world have already implemented the bike service, allowing everyone to move within a urban city without pollute!

The bike city service has born in the French city La Rochelle in 1973 when the word environment started to be pronounced. It was a labour that encouraged other cities to create the same service. Nowadays the bikes are consider as a fantastic way of transporting, considering that traffic and pollution are not an inconvenient.

Within the main bike friendly cities there are Helsinki in Finland, Leipzig and Stuttgart in Germany, Oslo in Norway, Amsterdam which is the number one of the bike cities. in France, Lyon, Paris, Montpellier and Avignon are consider as a « ville vélo » , also Valencia and Barcelona in Spain.

Source: Vélos en libre acces