MEDAR/MEDATLAS II Final Workshop
Trieste, December 9-16, 2001

LOCAL ARRANGEMENT




CONGRESS VENUE

The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) at
ADRIATICO GUESTHOUSE
Grignano, 9
Ph. +39 040 2240311
http://www.ictp.trieste.it
Adriatico Guesthouse is located in the Grignano-Miramare area on the Riviera of Trieste, at around 7 km from the city.

The Workshop Secretariat will be available at the reception desk of the Congress at Grignano Guesthouse Sunday December 9 from 17.00 to 18.30 for registration, and during the congress hours starting at 08.30 in the morning.

 

HOTEL AVAILABILITY at the ADRIATICO GUESTHOUSE

Grignano 9 Ph. +39 040 2240311

Single room/shower ITL 50.000
Single room/bath ITL 70.000
Double room single use ITL 70.000
Double room ITL 35.000

Rates are per person and per night on only bed basis.

METHOD OF PAYMENT

On cash directly at Adriatico Guesthouse.
No Credit Card accepted.

Please take note that it has been reserved a total of 40 single and 10 double rooms. Please, book at your earliest convenience, within 11 of November.

OTHER HOTELS IN TRIESTE

In addition, a list of Hotels located in the city centre will be made available:

In this case the participants are kindly requested to book the hotel by their-self.

HOTEL REGISTRATION FORM

Accommodation will be possible directly at The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) at ADRIATICO GUESTHOUSE (located in Grignano, overlooking the sea), referring to MEDAR/MEDATLAS II Final Workshop, Trieste, Italy, 10-14 December 2001, or sending an e-mail to the Conference Office Ms. Angela Marchetto. Please, send in any case communication of your participation to the Conference Office.

 

I need the following accommodation:

n _________________ single room n _______________________ double room

From _____________________________ To _____________________________ Total nights ________________

If single rooms are not available, double rooms to be shared or double rooms single use will be assigned.

 

MEALS

Breakfast/Snacks:
Available at Adriatico Guesthouse Bar (Ground Floor)
Mon-Fri 07.30-21.00
Sat-Sun 08.00-10.00

Lunches:
Available at the Cafeteria of the ICTP main building (Ground Floor).

Dinners:
Available at the Cafeteria of the ICTP main building (Ground Floor)

Mon-Fri 19.30-20.30. Saturday no service.

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

There is a bus connection from Ronchi Airport to Trieste and back (Terminal at "Centro Servizi Autocorriere" PARK SI, Piazza della Libertà 9, Trieste, near the Central Railway Station).

Participants accommodated at Grignano Guesthouse should ask the bus driver, when boarding the bus, to stop at the SAITA bus stop just before the two tunnels. When returning to the airport, visitors departing from the Grignano area may board the airport-bound bus at the public bus stop on the other side of the road. The timetable for the bus to the airport may be requested upon arrival at the Reception Desk.
Tickets cost is ITL 6.000

The cost of a taxi from Ronchi Airport to the Grignano Guesthouse is approx. ITL 70.000.
The cost of a taxi from Trieste city center to Grignano Guesthouse is approx. ITL 25.000.
From Grignano Guesthouse to Trieste (Piazza Oberdan) and back there is a regular bus service (ACT - Bus n 36) each 30 minutes from 06.30 until 22.00. Bus tickets (ITL 1.500 each way or blocks of 10 at ITL 14.000) may be purchased at Adriatico Guesthouse reception desk, at any newspaper stand or at any tobacconist (T on the sign outside).

 

BANK

Available at the Bank at Enrico Fermi Building, Ground Floor, next to the Entrance Hall.
A "money machine" with automatic currency-exchange service into Italian Lire only, is available 24 hours a day outside the bank's main door.

 

WEATHER

Winter in Trieste is usually not too hard, with an average temperature ranging between 3 and 6.
It is suggested to bring an overcoat in case of the "bora", the typical dry, cold wind outbreaks, blowing from the Triestine Carso, when temperature can drop below zero.
There can be rain but rarely snow.