From 27 of April to 2 of May 2011 the 9th International Meeting of Culture and Tourism, YPERIA 2011 will take place at the at Aegialis Hotel & Spa in Aegiali. The convention is organized for the 9th continuous year by the Women’s Cultural Association of Tholaria in cooperation with Aegialis Hotel & Spa.
The main topic of this year’s Convention will be Amorgos – Culture crossroad, including:
- Ancient Amorgian coins – Amorgian tunics
- Taste Amorgos – Traditional products of the island
- Fairy tales of Amorgos during the last centuries
- Amorgian Herbs
- Energy Fields of Amorgos
- Environment – Sustainable Tourism
Also the 2nd Amorgos Festival of Short Tourist Films will take place during YPERIA 2011.
Distinguished people from Greece and countries from around the world are invited for the occasion, mainly journalists interested in Tourism and Travelling, but also local authorities, Political Representatives, Scientists, people from the Theatre and Arts. There will be the opportunity to develop contacts to promote the development of sustainable tourism.
Views will be exchanged and there will be an introduction to the History and Culture of Amorgos. There will also be photograph & painting exhibitions, workshops in Greek language and dancing, cooking, wine tasting and evenings of Traditional local Food and Music.
Conference venue: Aegialis Hotel & Spa
Access to Amorgos island for the Event: By Blue Star Ferries at 17.30, April.27th, from Piraeus Port. Arrival to Aegiali Port – Amorgos.
Departure at 6:00 on May the 2nd – Arrival to Athens at 15.00.