TRAVEL INFORMATION AND ACCOMMODATION
The activities of the 16th International School on Quantum Electronics will take place in hotel Marina Palace in Nesebar (Nessebar). The four stars Marina Palace Hotel is located between the old and the new part of Nesebar, only a few steps away from the most preferred Bulgarian beaches and is among the best hotels of Nesebar.
Nesebar is one of the oldest towns in Europe, well known with its exotic monuments the Antiquity, its fascinating architecture of the Middle Ages and the National Revival period. The town is situated on a small rocky peninsula in the North part of the Bourgas bay. The new part of Nesebar is linked with the old part of the town by a narrow 300 metres long strip. The beach, based in the new part, is 4 km long.
Burgas is a marvellous town, easily reached by direct flights from many European cities. Railway and long-distance coach services from Sofia are also available.
The organizing committee will organize a bus departing from Sofia to Nessebar on Sunday 19 Sept. at about 10 a.m. The same bus will return back from Nessebar to Sofia after the end of the ISQE'2010, and will arrive in Sofia between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Friday 24 Sept.
We suggest you to arrange your flight to Bulgaria only to the Sofia airport. At the airport you will be met by a member of the organizing committee, who will give you detailed information about organized transport from Sofia to ISQE'2010 conference centre.
If you plan to organize your trip using the conference bus, please inform the organizing committee by
If you need some assistance in arranging your additional reservations in a hotel in Sofia for your arrival and departure please do not hesitate to contact us again.
Hotel "Marina palace" ****
A limited number of rooms are reserved in the conference hotel "Marina palace" for the conference participants. The hotel offered special rates (breakfast included) are:
- Single room: 55 BGN/night, 28 Euro/night
- Double room: 80 BGN/night, 42 Euro/night
- Bed in double room: 40 BGN/night, 21 Euro/night
Reservations of rooms in Marina palace on that rate can be made until August 10, 2010, contacting the organizing committee secretary:
Subject: Marina Palace - Name of the participant
For information about other hotels in Nesebar, please see the section "Useful Links"
"Marina Palace" Restaurant and Rooms.
Two conference halls will be available during the school for the lectures of the invited speakers, Fregata hall will be appropriately arranged, offering exhibition space, desks and panels for the poster session.
Flagman Hall offers 97 seats.
Fregata Hall offers 160 seats.
September is usually warm at the Bulgarian Black Sea coast. The temperature varies between 20° − 25°C during the day and 10° − 15°C at night. The water temperature is close to 20°C. To feel comfortable, visitors are advised to bring both swimming-suits and sweaters.
The Bulgarian Currency (exchange rate, coins and banknotes).
All foreign visitors entering Bulgaria must carry a valid passport. Please, check with the Bulgarian Consular Office in your country and, if necessary, apply for a Bulgarian entry visa well in advance.
- Visa information
(According to the official web-site of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria)
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