Porto Montenegro, the operator of a yacht marina in the Bay of Kotor, has opened a representative office in Russia, its first outside the tiny Balkan country, Podgorica-based media reported on Monday.
The office, which opened last week, will aim to boost cooperation with Moscow businessmen and to promote Montenegro's resorts and marina, news provider Portalanalitika.me said, quoting a company statement.
One of the smallest countries in Europe, nestled between Croatia's Dalmatian coast and Albania, Montenegro's lure has long been its 295km of coastline, home to quiet fishing villages, flashy resort towns, Unesco-recognised fjordscapes and the remains of grand Venetian fortresses.
The Tourism Organization of Budva, TOB, will organize on the 29th September a celebration of Kadmo’s Day in order to promote cultural heritage and gastronomic offer. The TO Budva says that this is the event which will in the first place promote cultural heritage of Budva, with the accent on ancient heritage, and the myth about the founders of Budva, Kadmo and Harmonia, MINA business reports.
Ships “Azamara Journey“ and “Azamara Quest“ sailed in Boka Bay on the 19th September. These ships, which belong to the company “Azamara Club Cruises“, can receive 694 passengers each plus 390 crew members.
That was the result when England faced off against this small Balkan nation in a World Cup qualifier back in March. The two teams will meet again in the reverse fixture next month – and England desperately need to win if they are to spend next summer in Brazil.
For more than a decade after the breakup of Yugoslavia, Montenegro — the smallest of the country’s six republics — seemed to hold no place in the traveler’s mind beyond that of Serbia’s little sidekick. Now independent since 2006, the Adriatic nation sandwiched between Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Albania is quickly enticing Western travelers with a promising mix of history, beauty and culture.
Organization World Travel Awards awarded the hotel “Astoria“ from Kotor for the best hotel in the region in 2013 and this prestigious award was given to their representatives in Antalia on the 31st August.