GESTALT CONGRESS 2023 | MALTA

2023


GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT CONGRESS

The 5th International Interdisciplinary Gestalt Congress will be held in Malta between 21st and 24th September 2023. The topic of this congress will be “Moving edges of Gestalt psychotherapy – Fields and strategies of application.” We are proud to be hosting Gestalt practitioners and practitioners from various fields, writers, researchers, and participants from many different professional and cultural backgrounds. This event is organized by the European Accredited Gestalt Psychotherapy Training Institute Malta, EAPTI GPTIM (MFHEA 2014-FHI-020). EAPTI GPTIM holds several academic programs through collaboration with various Gestalt centres, which form part of the EAPTI GPTIM Network (EGN). The EGN now regularly organizes these events, which provide a platform on which modern achievements in the development of Gestalt psychotherapy are presented and discussed by various presenters. We believe that these eminent experts in the field will contribute to the formation of new psychotherapists and provide continuous professional development for already established psychotherapists by discussing their experience, work, and research. For all other participants, we believe that the experience at the congress will be an inspiration in further work. We look forward to meeting you there.

REGISTRATION

For registration, please fill out the following registration form:

Upon successful registration, you will be contacted by our Agency. We will send you a confirmation and the invoice for the fee.

TRAVEL

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GESTALT MALTA 20-25 September 2023!

Air ticket at the price of 155€ for full payment

Send the completed application to gestalt23officialagency@gmail.com

Air tickets:

  • Participants have possibilities to buy air-tickets trough IMPALA.



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For participants from Serbia/BIH/Montenegro and Croatia here is a PDF file with offered details you can download by clicking on this button below.


If you are interested, please fill out the form below and send on gestalt23officialagency@gmail.com


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ACCOMMODATION

HOTEL ARGENTO****



Hotel Argento St Julians Malta, a modern stylish urban 4 star boutique hotel in St Julians. Hotel Argento aims to deliver a quality service with a personalised touch. The hotel has a total of 74 modernly designed rooms and enjoys a quiet yet central position in the heart of St Julian’s.
Our warm and welcoming design is perfectly attuned to the expectations of our guests. From the moment that you enter our lobby, Hotel Argento gives you a feel of tranquility and relaxation. Guest satisfaction is the priority of the day.
Hotel Argento St Julians Malta has a rooftop swimming pool complimented by a good sized sundeck. With the hotel being situated on one of the highest points of St Julian’s, Hotel Argento overlooks the picturesque Spinola Bay with its numerous and popular restaurants next to the sea.


PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in full.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE
Price 142€ 73€

PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in installments.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE
Price 150€ 83€

When booking, pay 30% of the total price,then the rest in 5 equal monthly installments.

Check for more info on hotel’s website link.



ST.JULIAN BAY HOTEL ****





St Julians Bay Hotel Malta is a modern three star hotel fantastically situated on the seafront of St Julians Promenade, a short distance to the popular night spot Paceville as well as a short walk to Sliema Centre.


How far is the nearest beach?


The hotel is positioned on the seafront across one of the many rocky beaches which are positioned along the 5 Km popular tower road promenade.


Distance from Airport


Malta International Airport is roughly 10Km from the complex.


Rooms in hotel


St Julians Bay Hotel Malta is a modern three star hotel fantastically situated on the seafront of St Julians Promenade. The hotel has 85 large rooms including 15 seafront balcony rooms with exquisite sea views. All rooms have a private bathroom or shower, and are finished in a modern style with high standards. The hotel is complimented by a lovely lounge with an internet cafe and free WIFI is offered throughout the hotel guestrooms.
Our guest rooms are individually decorated in soft colour tones with complementing soft furnishings and artwork. Elegant in style, with modern Wenge wood furnishings, all rooms are light, airy, comfortable and functional with single, twin or double beds, large work area and desk. You will find quality features in all the rooms including wireless internet access, LCD TV with satellite, room safe as well as individually controlled air-conditioning.

PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in full.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE TRIPLE
price 143€ 73€ 63€

PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in installments.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE TRIPLE
Price 153€ 83€ 73€

When booking, pay 30% of the total price,then the rest in 5 equal monthly installments.


Check for more info on hotel’s website link.



CAVALIERI ART HOTEL****




The Cavalieri Hotel is a four star Malta Hotel set in a quiet and unique location directly overlooking the popular and picturesque St. Julians Bay, Malta. The Malta Hotel is also located on the doorstep of the Portomaso Yacht Marina and within easy walking distance to the popular resort’s attractions. These attractions include Malta’s most popular nightlife area, the Dragonara Casino and Spinola Bay – the heart of St. Julians. The seafront and beautiful promenade with its many bars, restaurants and shops as well as the main bus routes to Valletta and Sliema and to the Gozo ferry terminal are all close by.The Cavalieri Hotel faces south and is right on the water’s edge. It is modern, stylish with comfortable furnishings and attractive décor and consists of well appointed hotel rooms with full sea views of St. Julians Bay or the Portomaso Yacht Marina and the sea beyond.

PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in full.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE
price 153€ 73€

PRICES are in euros (€), per person, per day BB (Bed and Breakfast BUFFET service) for users who pay in installments.
Type of room SINGLE DOUBLE
Price 163€ 83€

When booking, pay 30% of the total price,then the rest in 6 equal monthly installments.


Check for more info on hotel’s website link.


Attention


A PDF file with offered details you can download by clicking on this button below.


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ADDITIONAL OFFERS FOR PARTICIPANTS (WITH EXTRA PAY)

1. Belgrade Fortress sightseeing (guided tour) – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th (15:00-18:00)

The complex of Belgrade Fortress, like important symbolic and cultural-historical points, located above the confluence of the Sava and Danube River and Great War Island, provides one of the most beautiful views of Europe. With its Upper and Lower Town, as well as Kalemegdan Park, it is the first-class outdoor museum. There is a series of monuments, museums, galleries and temples that you can see and visit there. Monument “The Victor“ on a high post made of white marble, is the symbol of Belgrade.

Program includes:

  • walking tour with a professional guide
RATE PER PERSON € 9 Remarks Minimum participants 10


2.BELGRADE RIVER CRUISING – TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th (18:00-19:30)

Belgrade is situated on two rivers, Danube and Sava.

The Danube is one of the greatest rivers of the world, second only to Volga in Europe, with its length (2850 km) and branching tributaries (120 tributaries).

It passes through Serbia along 588 km of its flow; it is navigable throughout its length and represents a natural link to Germany, Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Romania and Bulgaria. The Sava River is 945 km long, with 207 km flowing through Serbia, connecting Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. Two big and exciting rivers frame the portrait of Belgrade and finish the painting of its character. They are also the mirror over which this city every day brings its diverse faces. The banks of Belgrade rivers are full of promenades and cycling treks, rafts with cafes and restaurants and clubs, sport centers, beaches and playgrounds. And people, of course. Day and night…

Program includes:

  • Walking from the meeting point to the place of embarkation,
  • 90 minutes cruise
RATE PER PERSON € 15 Remarks Minimum participants 10


3. DINNER AT SKADARLIJA, BOHEMIAN QUARTER OF BELGRADE – TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th (20:30-00:00)

The old, bohemian quarter of Belgrade, arose during the late 19th and early 20th century when its inns were the gathering place of the best known names in Belgrade. It is frequently compared to the Montmartre of Paris, both in appearance as well as the exuberant and dynamic artistic atmosphere.



This part of the city arose during the early 19th century, with Skadarska Street being named and the houses being numbered in 1872. Skadarlija was once home to many famous writers, actors, painters and journalists. Many famous local and international names “spent their best days there – during the night”. This ambient environment along with galleries, antique and souvenir shops was revitalized in 1968.

Program includes:

  • Walking to bohemian quarter from the meeting point,
  • Dinner at traditional restaurant where is served traditional and delicious dishes (drinks included too),
  • Live music during the evening and independent return to hotels
RATE PER PERSON € 38 Remarks


4. ONE DAY EXCURSION TO SREMSKI KARLOVCI – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23th (10:30- 17:30)

We will organize a half-day post-conference excursion on Friday, September 18th to Sremski Karlovci , an important Serbian cultural heritage site and a gem of Serbian wine making. The excursion will include wine tasting and lunch in one of the local wineries with unpaged music. If you decide to participate in the excursion, please fill out the application form.



Only 11 km from Novi Sad and 57 km from Belgrade, the quaint city of Sremski Karlovci has been the spiritual, cultural and educational center of Serbia for over 200 years. The baroque style buildings surrounding the fountain in the town center are of immense importance to Serbian history and culture. With its two tall bell towers, the 1762 Gathering Church of St. Nicholas is a masterpiece of Serbian baroque. The Patriarchy Palace, the residence of the Srem District Episcope, is considered to be the most remarkable 19th century building in this part of Serbia. According to legend, whoever drinks water from the 1799 Four Lions Well will return to Karlovci to marry. Serbia’s oldest gymnasium is located here. The area’s vineyards add to its quaint character and beautiful scenery.

Sremski Karlovci produces excellent wine. Its rustic cellars draw more and more visitors each year. During the trip we visited the famous ‘’Honey and Wine museum’’ .

Program includes:

  • bus transportation from the meeting point to Sremski Karlovci,
  • sightseeing with local travel quide,
  • visit the ‘’Honey and Wine museum’’, five tips of wine tasting.
RATE PER PERSON € 48 Remarks Minimum participants 10


Detailed programs will be approved later.


5.POST CONFERENCE THREE DAY EXCURSION TO WESTERN SERBIA – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25th

Zlatibor: The Queen of Serbian mountains


Zlatibor is an incredibly beautiful mountain. It is located in western Serbia, about 230 km away from Belgrade. At the average height of 1000 m above sea level, Zlatibor offers unforgettable scenery and a unique climate for those seeking rest, relaxation, as well as enjoying winter and summer sports, such as skiing, walking and swimming. The climate makes Zlatibor rich with vegetation, growing over 120 different types of grasses and forests. Wavy landscape is sprinkled with pine and fir forests, wild daffodils and all sorts of colorful mountain flowers and wild berries. Zlatibor offers a rich cultural and a tourist experience. More than 200, 000 people visit Zlatibor, all over a year, while staying at newly built hotels, mini hotels, inns or in private houses. It is definitely a mountain one always comes back to.



Sargan Eight: A journey to the Past

Sargan Eight is the most attractive tourist and museum railways in Europe and is mentioned as a unique architectural masterpiece in the world, among narrow gauge lines. Connecting Belgrade with Sarajevo and Dubrovnik, and it was opened to traffic 1925.. This exceptional line in the form of number eight, is 13.5 km. The railroad built 22 tunnels, 5 bridges and viaducts.


Drvengrad – Kustendorf: A real dream of famous art director Emir Kusturica

Drvengrad is the ethnic village situated at the crossroads of Tara and Zlatibor. It was founded and built on a hill called Mecavnik the design of a film director Emir Kusturica for the film "Life is a Miracle.” From the entrance gate is the main street that bears the name of Ivo Andric, and beside it a street named Ernesto Che Guevara, Diego Maradona, Miodrag Petrovic Ckalja, Fellini and Bergman. A Street bears the name of the Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. In the village there is a small wooden Orthodox church with a wooden tower. In the central part of the village square is paved with wood lot and cut wood sills and surrounded by cottages.


Visegrad: The historical bridge and Nobel Prize winner

Višegrad is located at the the far east of the Republic of Srpska, which is a part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since the Middle Ages Višegrad was important spot as a locality where the river Drina is crossed on the way to Dubrovnik-Sarajevo-Niš-Istanbul and a route for many traders coming from Dubrovnik. Višegrad was always an important link between Serbia and Bosnia.

The bridge on the Drina is a heritage of the great vizier Mehmed pasa Sokolovic. The bridge was built in the period from 1571 to 1577 by at that time the most famous Turkish architect Kodža Mimar Sinan. The bridge consists of 11 arches with mild ascend towards the middle section and the exit dock on the left coast.There is extension at the sixth pillar on both sides. On one side is a sofa, put in the middle of the bridge foreseen to be used for resting for passengers, across of which the stone portal is placed. Stone portals have two plates made of white marble with the lyrics of the writer called Nihadija in Arabic alphabet, that speak about the constructor and the year of construction. In 2007. Bridge entered UNESCO world heritage list as a bridge with a big cultural impact, and also as a best representative of a classical ottoman style in bridge making.

Andrictown is a tourist, cultural, administrative and educational complex. It is situated on a peninsula between the rivers Drina and Rzav in Visegrad. Andrictown is a project of a famous film director Emir Kusturica, the stone town inspired by the literary works and characters of Nobel Prize winner Ivo Andric. It’s architecture is a mix of different eras and styles that passed throughout Visegrad history: the Byzantine style, the Ottoman period, the Renaissance and Classicism.





Drina river canyon and Perucac Lake

After embarkation on boat in Visegrad from where Drina Lake begins, 54 km long, with a magnificent canyon that stretches all the way to Visegrad. As you continue down the Drina River you will be delighted seeing that everything is close; you can just lower your hand to feel the freezing water below you and enjoy in the view of the rocky shores and dark forests. The sky can be seen high between the grey rocks of the canyon as a narrow pale blue stripe, often speckled with whole flock of eagles that tirelessly circle in the sun.


Detailed programs:


Day One - THE ZLATIBOR MOUNTAIN TOURIST RESORT

  • 08:00 Starting from the vicinity of the “Palace” hotel. Short breaks during the ride
  • 12:30 (aproximately) Arriving at Zlatibor, ride to the The Zlatibor Gold Gondola Lift, the longest such panoramic lift in the world, is a new tourist attraction. At nine kilometers long, this state-of-the-art air route will connect the center of Zlatibor with the ski center of Tornik, via Lake Ribničko, where a stopover station will be located. More information: https://goldgondola.rs/en/about
  • 15:30 Return to the center of the resort, free time
  • 18:00Ride to the hotel “ZLATIBORSKA NOC”
  • 19:00 Accommodation, free time, dinner and overnight stay

Day two - BOAT RIDING TO VISEGRAD

  • Breakfast
  • 07:30 Departing to Perucac, passport control and embarking on the ship, cruise through the Drina canyon to Visegrad
  • 12:30 Arrival to Visegrad, exit from the ship, passport control, sightseeing with a professional quide
  • 12:50 Free time in Andricgrad
  • 14:50 Return to the boat, passport control and riding to Perucac
  • 18:30 Arrival in Perucac, continue drive to the hotel
  • 19:30 Dinner and overnight stay

Day three – DRVENGRAD AND SARGAN EIGHT


  • Breakfast
  • 09:00 Picking up luggage and living the hotel
  • 10:00visiting Drvengrad
  • 11:30 Embarkingon „The Romance“ old fashion train, ride to Sargan eight
  • 13:00 Continue drive to Prsutara Zaric (http://www.tradicionalniproizvodi.com/en/zaric_meat_products), Lunch
  • 16:00 Resuming the journey to Belgrade (arrival at 20:00 at the chosen hotel)

RATE PER PERSON € 295 Single rooom Remarks
€ 265 Double room Minimum participants 10


METHODS OF PAYMENT

  • Via bank transfer

Upon sending the application you will receive confirmation and an invoice with instructions for payment.

  • Contactless payment by credit card:
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Credit card is only acceptable with additional credit card fee 2.7%

CANCELATION POLICY

1. In case your application for the Serbian travel visa is rejected:

Will be refunded completely of the full amount of the Tariff and most of the fees excluding costs amounting to 40 EUR(depending of company policy) – it is necessary to provide the official Embassy VISA refusal statement. We recommend being informed before purchasing ticket about details.

-Hotel and optional programs –

Will be refunded completely reduced for the bank charges

2. Cancellation in any other event:

-Airline ticket –

Will be refunded as per terms and conditions of the paid tariff, according to the rules and regulations of the airline company. You shall be informed of these terms and conditions in detail before you are issued with the ticket by our booking desk.

The last day for registration to V International Interdisciplinary Gestalt Congress is 30 June 2023.

Cancellations must be in writing only via the E-mail: gestalt23officialagency@gmail.com

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