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World Conference on Pluricentric Languages and their non-dominant Varieties
Graz, 8-11 July 2015

Social Program

Wednesday, 08 July 2015

19:00 pm: Walk trough the historic center of Graz with a tourist guide

Thursday, 09 July 2015

19:00 pm: Reception at the City Hall Graz (Hauptplatz) given by the Major of Graz Mr. Siegfried Nagl

All participants of the conference are kindly invited.

Friday, 10 July 2015

20:00 pm: Farewell Dinner in a restaurant at the city center (not included in the conference fees)

Saturday, 11 July 2015: 9:30-16:30

Day trip to

  • Riegersburg Historic castle in the Eastern part of Styria (Southeaststyria district) with interesting exhibitions like an witch Museum about the period of the witch hunting in Austria and
  • The famous Zotter chocolate factory where you can taste about 350 different flavors of chocolate and watch how it is produced and
  • A local "Buschenschank" (tavern) which serves delicious local food, wine and fruit juices.
The costs of the day trip including the fees for the bus, the entry fees and the lunch - a meal with local specialities is 73 Euro.

Zotter Riegersburg Castle

Riegersburg: For information see the entry in Wikipedia (in German), the official website (in English) and to get an impression the picture gallery. There is also a birds of prey show with vultures and eagles flying right across the heads of the audience.

After the visit of the castle there will be a lunch at the restaurant Wippl's Hofbergstubn.

Wippl's Hofbergstubn

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