“ECOLOGY AND TRADITION – PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE”
The 14TH INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON TOURISM & CULTURE YPERIA 2016 will take place on Amorgos Island, Greece, from October 12th to October 17th, 2016.
The main scope of discussion will be “Ecology and Tradition – Prospects for the future”
The Monastery of Virgin Mary Chozoviotissa of Amorgos, a project in process for inclusion in UNESCO’s World Heritage List, will also be brought up for discussion.
The 7th International Short Tourism Film Festival of Amorgos will take place during the works of YPERIA 2016.
7TH INTERNATIONAL SHORT TOURISM FILM FESTIVAL
The International Short Tourism Film Festival is an annual 4-day event held simultaneously with the YPERIA International Convention on Culture and Tourism. Tourism films are a good opportunity to address important issues and highlight the cultural and environmental richness of a place. Read more >>>
THE CULTURAL ASSOCIATION
Established in 1993 the association was created in order to reveal, promote and protect the culture, the traditions and the environment of Amorgos.
Amorgos is an island that maintained its identity, customs and culture. It’s a place of natural beauty, with historical & archaeological sites, byzantine monuments, hiking trails….
Marble sculptor with Amorgian roots, he worked as a sculptor, conservator different important archeological sites and exhibits his work permanently at Aegialis Hotel & Spa.