Barcelona is a Spanish city, capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia and the second largest city in the country, with a population of 1.620.943 within its administrative limits. About five million people lives in the Barcelona metropolitan area. It is also the largest metropolis on the Mediterranean Sea.
Blanes is a town near Barcelona and municipality of Selva in Girona, Catalonia, Spain. During the Roman rule it was named Blanda or Blandae. It is known as the “Gateway to the Costa Brava”. Its coast is part of the Costa Brava, which stretches from Blanes up to the French border. Blanes is a popular tourist town in Catalan and Spanish. It is known for the Concurs de Focs d’Artifici during the Santa Anna festival; this event includes a lot of fireworks. Other places of interest include a botanical gardens, coves, such as the Cala Bona, and beaches which are surrounded by mountains.
1 st day – June 29 Arrival to Blanes/Lloret de mar. Accommodation at the selected hotel. Dinner. Optional night out. Overnight.
2 nd day – June 30 Breakfast. Press conference at the conference center. Optional tour to the Barcelona Gaudi’s Barcelona,Sagrada Familia, Guel Park, Ramblom, Gothic square,Cathedral,Parliament,Picasso’s museum, etc.). Opening ceremony. Participant groups performances. Dinner.Overnight.
3 rd day – July 1 Breakfast. Optional visiting Tossa de Mar by boat. Participant groups performances. Closing ceremony. Dinner.Optional night out. Overnight.
4 th day – July 2 Breakfast. Optional visit to the stadium Camp Nou (FC Barcelona) and to the Aquarium. Return to Blanes/Lloret de Mar. Optional night out to some of the discotheques or going out to the flamenco club “LaSiesta”. Dinner. Overnight.
5 th day – July 3 Breakfast. Optional trip to the aqua park. Free time for individual activities. Dinner. Overnight.
6 th day – July 4 Breakfast. Hotel check out and departure. End of services.
*Trip to Blanes, Barcelona – Travel guide http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWDk1PGYoCk
PRICE PER PERSON:
149€ , extra day 30€
– Hotel Esplendid *** www.hotelesplendid.com
Lloret de mar:
-Hotel Flamingo**** http://www.granhotelflamingo.com/
-Hotel Maria Del Mar*** www.hotelmariadelmar.net
-Hotel Selvamar*** www.hotelselvamar.com/en/
-Hotel Don Juan*** http://www.donjuanhotels.com/hoteles.php?hotel=1
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS AND SERVICES:
***Festival is organized by Mediteranian Organization in cooperation with local municipalities, chambers of commerce and local folklore ensemble. The festival will be covered in media by the local and international press and television. Mayors or the deputy mayors, from the cities of festival contestants, will be honored guests of the festival at the expense of the organizer.