CULTURAL TOURISM PROGRAMS WERE PRESENTED AT AN INTERNATIONAL FAIR IN UTRECHT
On 11-16 January 2011, Utrecht city (the Netherlands) hosted an international tourism fair “Vakantiebeurs 2011”. Representatives of the Netherlands and Lithuania paid particular attention to visitors of the fair, presenting Lithuanian and Georgian identities and cultural tourism possibilities. Lithuanian and Georgian identities were presented at the fair by Yanos International Social Fund and Lithuanian partners Keliautojų klubas (The Travellers Club) and NGO Culture Artfact. Considering additional needs of visitors of the exhibition, NGO Culture Artfact also presented its traditional education and social integration project for travellers, who are willing to know Lithuania better: “Create in Lithuania: The International Summer Art Academy “Art Baltica 2007-2013“. The 5th anniversary creative summer in Lithuania will take place at the end of July 2011, on the seaside of the Baltic Sea. Yanos Reizen booth was attended by famous Dutch cultural professionals, actors, authors of books about the Baltic States and representatives of the Baltic States. More about...
CHRISTMAS GIFT TO UZUPIS - CONSTITUTION IN DUTCH
NGO Kultūros artelė (LT) and Stichting "smARTroots" (NL) presented for UŽUPIS citizens the Constitution in Dutch on 28th of December, 2011. Special thanks for Adriaan J.H. Korver. Užupis is quite small and isolated, being only about 148 acres (0.60 km2) in size. On one side it is separated from the Old Town by the Vilnia River, on the other there are steep hills, and on the third there is an industrial area built under the Soviet rule. The first bridges across the river were built in the 16th century. Constitution of Užupis - The earlier sculpture of an egg before the Angel of Užupis was erected in its place Copies of the 41 articles of the Republic's constitution, in eight languages, can be found affixed to a wall on Paupio street in the area. More about Uzupis Republic.