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"Greek Cultural Heritage" Winter School in Nafplio, Greece

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Apply now for the most exciting winter school in Greece! A journey from Athens Center to the historic city of Nafplio in Peloponnese.

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A journey from Athens Center to the historic city of Nafplio in Peloponnese, the first capital of Greece. Α blessed city with the floating palace “Palamidi” in the steep hills, to the “The Fortress Island” called “Mpourtzi”. Visit of the ancient theatres of Argus and Epidaurus. A journey into the greek traditions, drama and music.

The Winter School is organized by "Study in Greece" and Muse Academy.

Study in Greece (http://www.studyingreece.edu.gr) is the official portal of Greece, providing information for international and domestic students, who wish to study , or already study in Greece. The initiative is under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs (http://www.mfa.gr) and the Greek Ministry of Education, research and Relilgious Affairs (http://www.minedu.gov.gr), which host a link to the portal on the homepage of their websites. Study in Greece organizes and participates to a number of activities, aiming to promote Greece as an international destination for studies.

Cooperating Institutes: Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University and University of the Pelopennese

The Program of the Winter School:

DAY 1: 7/2/2019 AIRPORT TO NAFPLIO

Arrival to Athens Airport

Travel from Athens to Nafplio by bus

Check in at “Hotel Park”, Nafplio city

Dinner

DAY 2: 8/2/2019 NAFPLIO

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Travel to Epidaurus

Guided tour in archaeological sites: visit to the ancient theater of Epidaurus and visit to the Sanctuary of Asklepios

Travel to Ligourio village

Lunch at Taverna in Ligourio

Travel to Nafplio

Lectures at “Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University”

1) 30min lecture: Introduction about the “Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University”

2) 3h Lecture: “Secrets and Stories from the Past with the aim of Archaeomertry” by Prof. N. Zacharias”

Free Time

Dinner at Nafplio

DAY 3: 9/2/2019 NAFPLIO

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Travel to Argos

Guided tour in archaeological sites by Assistant Professor, Dr Maria Mikedaki is : Larissa Castle (Castle of Argos) and Ancient Theatre of Argos

Lunch at Argos

Travel to Nafplio

Free Time

Lecture at “University of Peloponnese” - 3h Lecture: “Greek Ancient Theater” by Dr Maria Mikedaki is Assistant Professor at the Department of Theatre Studies of the University of the Peloponnese

Dinner at Nafplio

DAY 4: 10/2/2019 NAFPLIO

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Visit to the “Palamidi” fortress

Palamidi to “Fougaro Cultural Center

Light Lunch at “Fougaro Cultural Center”

Lecture PART 1 at “Fougaro Cultural Center” o 3h Lecture: “The Olympic Values and Their Reflections in Greek History, Its Promotion and Practices to Attract the Youth” by Prof. K. Georgiadis

Coffee Break

Lecture PART 2 at “Fougaro Cultural Center” o 3h Lecture: “The Olympic Values and Their Reflections in Greek History, Its Promotion and Practices to Attract the Youth” by Prof. K. Georgiadis

Workshop at “Fougaro Cultural Center” - "Prehistoric Mycenaean ceramics"

Dinner at “Fougaro Cultural Center”

DAY 5: 11/2/2019 NAFPLIO

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Visit to National Gallery, part of Nafplio

Kompoloi Museum - Workshop

Access to Harvard Library

Harvard to Fougaro Cultural Center

Light Lunch at Fougaro Cultural Center

Lecture PART 1 at “Fougaro Cultural Center” - 3h Lecture: Greek History. Athens' History of Civilization. Cultures of the Peloponnese” by Assoc. Prof. I. Spiliopoulou

Coffee Break

Lecture PART 2 at “Fougaro Cultural Center” - 3h Lecture: Greek History. Athens' History of Civilization. Cultures of the Peloponnese” by Assoc. Prof. I. Spiliopoulou

Workshop at “Fougaro Cultural Center” -"If I were a Greek vase"

Party at “Fougaro Cultural Center” with buffet

DAY 6: 12/2/2019 NAFPLIO

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Lecture at “Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University” o 3h Lecture: “Greek Cultural Heritage Traditions and Their Images in the National Educational System” by Lecturer M. Kouri

Lunch

Guided Tour at Folklore Museum “Vasileios Papantoniou”

Greek Folklore dance lesson

Dinner at Nafplio

Nafplio by night

DAY 7: 13/2/2019 NAFPLIO TO ATHENS

Breakfast

Meet the group at the hotel lobby

Travel to Athens

Check in at hotel

Guided tour at Acropolis and Acropolis Museum

Light lunch “Souvlaki”

Free Time - Walk at Plaka

Dinner with acropolis view at Thissio View

DAY 8 : 14/2/2019 ATHENS TO AIRPORT

Breakfast

To El. Venizelos Airport

The registration fee includes:

1. Study fee, workshop fee

2. Transportation fee in Greece

3. Insurance fee during school study period

4. Accommodation, 3 meals per day, no drinks

5. Entrance fees at Archaeological sites and museums such as Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, Epidaurus Theatre

6. Drivers, tour guide fees

The fee does not include:

1. International air ticket, visa, and overseas travel insurance. After successful registration, apply for a visa on your own. If necessary, you can apply for assistance from the school.

2. Other costs other than single room difference and hotel room rate

3. Not mentioned in the itinerary and included attraction tickets, optional tour, shopping and other personal consumption

4. The personal costs incurred due to illness, accidents and so on

5. Because of the strike, traffic control, flight cancellations or natural causes Change the extra cost caused by manpower irresistible factors such as time

6. Other expenses not mentioned above.

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