Second event, Bulgaria (en)

Programme of the second event in Sandanski in March 26th / 27th / 28th 2015

26.03.2016 – Thursday

09:00 – 09:30 – Welcome speech of the local authority.

09:30-10:15 – Presentation: “Sandanski during the wars” – Mr. Dimitar Toshev

10:15-10:30 – Coffee break

10:30-11:30 – Presentation of the international participants in the themes of :                “The value of peace” and “War and peace: Policy ideology vs. personal experience”

12:00-13:00 – Lunch at the restaurant in the hotel.

13:30-14:00 – Presentation of the Balkan War, First World War and Second World War in Sandanski municipality – Mr. Hristo Georgiev

14:00-14:15 – Coffee break

14:15-14:30 – Presentation about the partnership between them and the German children and what they to “remember the victims of the war”. – Ms. Karaivanova

15:00-16:30 – Visit of German cemeteries in Sandanski by walk and Visit of the monument to the fallen warriors in Sandanski by walk.

16:30 – 17:30 – Discussion with the participants about the logo strategy and sharing the key statements.

27.03.2015 – Friday       

09:00- 09:45 – Visit the Military Monument and the church built by the soldiers in the village Levunovo. (WWІ)

09:45 – 10:30 – Departure to “Rupel” in Greece.

10:30-11:00 – Visiting “Rupel” In Greece and the museum there.

11:00-12:10 – Departure for “Doiran lake” (in Greece), part of the Balkan front in the WWІ.

12:10-12:45 – Visit the Doiran monument and cemeteries of Greek and British soldiers.

13:15-14:30 – Lunch in the restaurant near the cross border of Greece and FYROM.

15:30-16:00 – Visit the village “Novo selo” in FYROM to visit the Bulgarian cemeteries – victims of the wars.

16:00-17:30 – Departure for Sandanski, Bulgaria

20:00-23:00 – Bulgarian traditional dinner with folklore program.

28.03.2015 – Saturday            

10:00-12:30 – Departure and visiting the small town of Melnik in municipality of Sandanski to see the mark of the Ottoman period.  Visit the “Kordopulova House”.

12:30 – Departure for village Rojen.

12:45-13:30 – Lunch in Rojen – traditional bulgarian food.

13:30 -15:00 – Visiting the monastery of Rojen.

15:00 – Departure for Sandanski.

15:30-18:30 – A “Peace walk” in the Park of Sandanski.

18:30-20:00 – Visiting the Archeological complex and the Basilica of the Bishop John.