Sunday evening - Welcome reception (Hotel Croatia)


Our first gathering will take place at the wonderful terraces of Hotel Croatia. Sunset view of the Cavtat bay, tasting Dalmatian wines, meeting friends, may be continued with an evening walk along the streets of Cavtat, where many will be attracted to sit in one of the  number of cafés and restaurants by the sea.


Monday evening - Reception at Rectors palace (Dubrovnik)

Departure by bus from the Hotel Croatia in Cavtat. Arrival in Dubrovnik with short walk to the Rectors Palace. Introductory speech about the history of Dubrovnik Republic will be followed by welcome address of the City Major and cocktail party. In the Atrium of the Rectors Palace music trio will entertain participants by medieval music repertoire.

Wednesday afternoon - Excursion to Dubrovnik by boat

Oldtimer sailboat takes the group from Cavtat to Dubrovnik. The scenic journey along the Riviera and around island Lokrum takes about 45 minutes. Upon disembarkation in old Dubrovnik port, small groups would have guided walking tour of the old walled city of Dubrovnik, which is a pedestrian-only zone. You will walk along famous street Stradun, visit the Rector's Palace, the Franciscan Monastery, and a 14th century Pharmacy which is still in operation. Free time to explore the city and  the city walls on your own before returning to the hotel by coaches.

Thursday evening - Conference banquet (Konavoski dvori)

Konavoski Dvori Country Club is a unique restaurant, located at the foot of the mountain, half an hour drive from the Croatia Hotel. On our way to the restaurant we will stop at the Old watermill where the participants will have a welcome drink. Waitresses dressed in national costumes serve local homemade specialties! During dinner, we will be entertained by a Dalmatian klapa (traditional vocal ensemble).