Practical information

Dates & Location:

17-18 October 2017, Hotel Metropol Palace, Kralja Aleksandra 69, Belgrade, Serbia

Hotel Metropol Palace

Metropol Palace Belgrade The hotel is located near the center of Belgrade (district of Palilula), overlooking the Tašmajdan park, close to the University of Law, the Church of St. Mark, the Vukov Spomenik area and the Slavija Square. The center of Belgrade including the pedestrian Knez Mihailova street, the Kalemegdan park-fortress and Skadarlija – the old-style bohemian area of Belgrade, are all easily reachable by public transportation or taxi/private car – 10 to 15 minutes in average traffic conditions.http://www.metropolpalace.com

Belgrade

Belgrade Panorama

Belgrade (Beograd) is the capital of Serbia, and has a population of around 1.6 million. It is situated in South-Eastern Europe, on the Balkan Peninsula, at the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers. It is one of the oldest cities in Europe and has since ancient times been an important focal point for traffic, an intersection of the roads of Eastern and Western Europe. Belgrade is the capital of Serbian culture, education, science and economy. The official language is Serbian.

More information can be found at official City of Belgrade website: http://www.beograd.rs/cms/view.php?id=220 and Tourist organization of Belgradehttp://tob.co.rs

 

Average temperature in Belgrade in October is between 8-18°C .

The Serbian currency is the Serbian Dinar which comes in denominations of 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000 and 5000 dinars; as well as coins of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 dinars. The exchange rate is updated on a daily basis and is around 120 RSD for 1 EUR.

Major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club) are accepted in most shops, and ATMs are widely available.