Wiki Expedition Dimitrovgrad - Dragoman 2015

Wiki Expedition Dimitrovgrad - Dragoman 2015 is being organized by Wikimedia Serbia and Wikimedians of Bulgaria User Group. The main goals of this expedition are establishing cooperation between Wikimedia Serbia and Wikimedians of Bulgaria User Group, planning the future activities together (engaging the communities) and contributing with freely licensed textual and visual content.

Place and time edit

Expedition will be organized in Dimitrovgrad (Serbia) and Dragoman (Bulgaria) from 2nd to 4th of October.

Timeline edit

8 September Open call for participants
8 September – 23 September Receiving applications
23 September – 24 September selecting participants
2 October – 4 October Wikiexpedition

Program edit

  • The hours in the schedule are tentative, small changes are possible.
Date Time Activity, location Notes
2nd of October 11:00 Arrival in Pirot, Serbia
2nd of October 11:00 - 12:00 Photo-tour Pirot fortress
2nd of October 13:00 - 14:00 Arrival to Dimitrovgrad
2nd of October 14:00 - 15:30 Visit of National Library in Dimitrovgrad (Museum Collection)
2nd of October 15:30 - 17:00 Photo-tour through town and visiting City Gallery
2nd of October 17:00 - 18:00 Supper
2nd of October 18:00 - 19:00 Leisure time
2nd of October 19:00 - ... Edit-a-thon
3rd of October 9:00 - 12:00 Visit of Poganovo monastery / Erma gorge
3rd of October 12:00 - 13:00 Crossing the border, Arrival in Dragoman, Lunch
3rd of October 13:00 - 17:00 Visit of Dragoman Marsh Wetlands Conservation Centre
3rd of October 17:00 - 18:00 Return in Dimitrovgrad
3rd of October 18:00 - 19:00 Supper
3rd of October 19:00 - ... Edit-a-thon
4th of October 9:00 - 13:00 Climbing the Chepan Mountain, visiting remnants of the medieval Dragoman monastery
Visit of Aldomirovo Marsh and birdwatching
Photo-ton of nearby villages
4th of October 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
4th of October 14:00 - 16:00 Wrap-up session
4th of October 16:00 - Sunset On the way back: Photo-ton of nearby villages

Participation edit

Wikimedians and Wikipedians from Serbia and Bulgaria are invited to apply for participation in Wiki Expedition Dimitrovgrad - Dragoman 2015. Transport, accommodation and food are all covered by Wikimedia Serbia. All interested in participation from Serbia can apply by filing the form until the 22nd of September, while volunteers from Bulgaria can contact Vassia Atanassova (Special:Emailuser/Spiritia). Please note that places are limited.

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