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August Newsletter from European GreenWays Association, Vidzeme Tourism Association

August Newsletter from European GreenWays Association

04. August

The EGWA August 2014 newsletter has been published! In this edition you can also read about the greenways seminar that took place in Riga on May 21, the establishment of Latvian GreenWays Association, as well as other GW-related activities from all over Europe!

Experience exchange between tourism and cultural industry experts, Vidzeme Tourism Association

Experience exchange between tourism and cultural industry experts

19. June

On June 6th 2014 within the Estonia Latvia Russia crossborder project “Regeneration of parks as an integral part of cultural heritage” the scientific and practical workshop “Preservation and use of the historical gardens and parks” was held in the exhibition hall “Smolny” in St. Petersburg. Representatives of the museums of St. Petersburg and Leningrad as well as the Latvian delegation participated in the workshop.

Latvian GreenWays Association has been established, Vidzeme Tourism Association

Latvian GreenWays Association has been established

22. May

On 20th of May, 2014 in Hotel Astor Riga the Latvian GreenWays Association (LGWA) was established with the participation of Ms. Mercedes Muñoz (President of European GreenWays Association) as well as other prominent GreenWays specialists.

The founding members of the LGWA are 11 local municipalities of Vidzeme (Northern Latvia) and Kurzeme (Western Latvia), where most of the GreenWays are located. More information will follow soon!

New EuroVelo 13 Project Kicks Off in Poland, Vidzeme Tourism Association

New EuroVelo 13 Project Kicks Off in Poland

30. April

The partners in a brand new EU-Funded project related to the northern section of EuroVelo 13 – Iron Curtain Trail gathered in Warsaw this week for the Kick Off Meeting.

Project CHARTS at Balttour 2014 exhibition, Vidzeme Tourism Association

Project CHARTS at Balttour 2014 exhibition

07. April

Vidzeme Tourism Association (VTA) presented CHARTS at the 21th International Travel Trade Fair “Balttour 2014” at Kipsala International Exhibition Centre. VTA introduced visitors and stakeholders with results and outputs of project and CHARTS Award contest for destinations in Europe.