Revitalizing the old ruins of the small Obisovce Castle in Slovak Carpathians. The volunteers will be involved in renovation work, cleaning the area, help with masonry work using the traditional techniques, transport of the material (like sand, rocks, and water.) The volunteers will help with archeological activities and renovation work also on other castles in the area (Lipovce, Sebes, Salt Castle). Also, they will learn about the history of the castles in Eastern Slovakia.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
The volunteers will stay in the village Licartovce (15 km from Presov, 23 km from Kosice) in the eastern part of Slovakia. The volunteers will sleep in the local school that′s why sleeping bag and mat are necessary. The breakfast and dinner will be prepared by the volunteers themselves. There will be a room with kitchen equipment. The lunch will be provided by the local partner. Vegetarian catering is possible. The toilet facilities are in the school and there is possibility to take a shower at the football stadium that is 200 m from the accommodation.
Locatie en vrije tijd
Licartovce is a small village in eastern part of Slovakia, that is located between Kosice (second biggest city in Slovakia) and Presov (third biggest city in Slovakia). There is historical mansion in the village and football stadium where you can play some sport games. There is possibility to visit other castles in the area – Slat Castle, Sebes Castle.
Bring a sleeping bag and mat, working clothes and gloves, warm clothes, raincoat, strong boots, swimming suit, insect repellent and a smile on your lips :) Also, if possible, music instruments and USB with your favourite songs and photos from your country.
The workcamp will be visited by INEX Messenger who will organize a workshop focused on current issues in Europe. The volunteers will prepare the "Feast of cultures" - an international food festival for the local community and will join the “volunteering footprint” workshop. Our camps will follow the rules of Sustainability campaign.