Village. Check Visnjan panorama (requires Quicktime). More of Visnjan panorama can be found here.
Accomodation. Participants sleep in modest multi-bed rooms, in a dormitory
near the observatory. Meals are taken three times a day in nearby restaurant.
Village has a post office, grocery shops, restaurant and two caffes. Observatory
has a 24h fast Internet connection.
Work. Depending on the project, you will either stay in the village or go
to do terrain work. Beside lectures which are held in late afternoon, work is
directed by a project leader. Most of the work will be done during the day, but
night field trips are not excluded. Apart from excursion day do not expect too
much free time.
Briefings and presentations. Briefings - project's day report - are
presented during the evening. On the last day, final presentation from each project
will be given. Each project will also make a report for the S3 web before they
Participants and language. School is limited to maximally 15 participants. Most
of the participants come from Croatia, and few from abroad. Presentations, briefings
and lectures are in English. If a project has a non-Croatian speaking person, language
used is English.
What to bring? Bring warm clothes for possible work during the night. Optional are
mosquito repelent and sleeping bag. Calculator could come handy.