|Dates:||10th October 2023 to 30th October 2023|
|Location:||Slovakia – Traditional Crafts & Creativity in a Village Museum|
|Adriana PatkovaLisov 16, Krupina 962 71, SlovakiaHost website|
Accommodation: (shared twin rooms) is in a large village house on a fully self catering basis.
Meals: Self-Catering, lunch provided by the host.
Communication: Wi-fi is available at Lišov Museum. Check with mobile network for coverage.
Transport: Students will fly to Budapest, host will arrange for airport transfer to Lisov
Flights: Grampus will email students with a flight option that fits within the travel grant and which arrives at a time that suits the host. Students are welcome to look for alternative flights, but the arrival times must match those of the offered flight and be within the travel grant. Students have to fund their own way to the UK airport
GHIC: Students must apply for a Global Health Insurance Card before the placement, and carry it on them at all times
WEEK ONE 9.-15.10.2023
9.10. MONDAY – ARRIVAL DAY
10.10. TUESDAY – Presentation of our work in the Museum and in the village, visiting cave houses and getting to know the village, meal together, wine tasting
11.10. WEDNESDAY- Forestry management
12.10. THURSDAY – Visit to exhibition and Museum in Brhlovce cave house village for a presentation clay bricks and buildings
13.10. – FRIDAY – Restoration old building with natural materials/excavation
14.10. FREE WEEKEND
15.10. FREE WEEKEND
WEEK TWO 16.10. – 22.10.2023
16.10. – MONDAY – Workshop with Sona, wool processing, looms weaving
17.10. – TUESDAY – Workshop with Sona, wool processing, looms weaving.
18.10. – WEDNESDAY – Restoration old building with natural materials
19.10. – THURSDAY – Fruit processing seasonal food.
20.10. – FRIDAY – Basket weaving
21.10. – SATURDAY – FREE WEEKEND
22.10. – SUNDAY – FREE WEEKEND
WEEK THREE 23.10. – 29.10.2023
23.10. MONDAY – Restoration old building with natural materials
24.10. TUESDAY – Visit Banska Stiavnica UNESCO town
25.10. WEDNESDAY- Workshop with Fero Liptak – artist
26.10. THURSDAY – Fruit processing seasonal food. work in orchid
27.10. FRIDAY – Finishing our work, final meal from wild food.
28.10. – SATURDAY – FREE WEEKEND
29.10. – Departure
Weekends are usually free but the group will have access to bikes. There are good transport links with bus and train from nearby Levice.
Visit the hosts Facebook page to learn more about them:
The Turing grant will cover accommodation, food (3 meals a day), return, flights, insurance, transport to site and supervision. Participants will have to make sure they have their EHI or GHI card and budget for personal purchases and excursions.
This project has been funded with support from the Turing scheme, funded by the UK government.
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