Topic ID #30751 - posted 1/21/2014 2:35 AM

Ancient Greek Pack


Ancient Greek Pack

Session Dates: 1: 29 June - 16 August, 2014; 2: 29 June - 31 August, 2014; 3: 14 July - 16 August, 2014; 4: 14 July - 31 August, 2014
Application Deadline: July 10, 2014


Project Description

The pack is combination of two Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) projects focused on Ancient Greek Archaeology, History and Culture. It provides to either students or people interested in Archaeology and Ancient Greek World comprehensive experience (from four to eight weeks, covering the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods) at two different sites: an emporion and a sanctuary, located in Bulgaria. What is more choosing to participate in the pack’s proposals the BHFS participants will benefit from the considerably reduced admission fees, faster registration and the option to join a 5-day excursion to Istanbul, Turkey between the field school projects.

The PACK combines the following Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) projects:
  1. Apollonia Pontica Excavation Project (AP.EXC 14) on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast;
  2. Ancient Greeks in the Land of Dionysos - Excavation of Emporion Pistiros in Thrace, Bulgaria (PIS.EXC 14)

and the optional excursion to Istanbul, Turkey (28 July - 1 August, 2014).

All the details concerning the field schools and the excursion - the archaeological sites, project venues, traveling information, field school agendas, programs and project teams, special requirements, food and board arrangements, etc. are specified on the web pages  listed above! Our admission officer Mrs. Anna Parmakova is ready to answer all your questions concerning the ANCIENT GREEK PACK!

Period(s) of Occupation: Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic (Seventh century - Second century BC)

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: Two (2) sessions

Minimum Age: 18

Experience Required: No.

Room and Board Arrangements

Pack's locations: Sozopol and Varvara, Bulgaria. Participants in the pack will be expected to arrive first in Sozopol, Bulgaria.
At Sozopol: Participants will be accommodated in comfortable rooms with two to three beds (bathrooms with shower and WC), equipped with air-conditioning, refrigerators and TV in a hotel (one star) located very close to the town beaches, the Old Town Quarter, the Archaeological Museum and within 15 min walking distance from the archaeological site. Wi-Fi is available on the first floor of the hotel.
At Varvara: Participants will be accommodated in comfortable rooms with two to three beds (bathrooms with shower and WC), equipped with air-conditioning and TV in a local guest house located very close to Varvara Mineral Baths. The guest house has a small swimming pool with mineral water and provides cheap laundry service and free Wi-Fi. Three meals (fresh, organic Bulgarian homemade food) per day are covered by the admission fee. Requests for vegetarian food are accepted.

Cost: Starting from 2510 EUR* (app. 3263 USD. Check current exchange rates!)

Academic Credit
Name of institution offering credit: New Bulgarian University
Number of credits offered: 6/9 credit hours
Tuition: starting from 345 EUR

Contact Information
Ms. Anna Parmakova
204 Sveta Troitsa St.
Stara Zagora, 6004
Phone: + + 359 877 725 052


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