GES 2017 Gaia-ESO Survey Fourth Science Meeting

4-8 September 2017

Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Catania, Italy

GES 2017 Gaia-ESO Survey Fourth Science Meeting

4-8 September 2017

Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Catania, Italy

GES 2017 Gaia-ESO Survey Fourth Science Meeting

4-8 September 2017

Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Catania, Italy

GES 2017 Gaia-ESO Survey Fourth Science Meeting

4-8 September 2017
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Catania, Italy

Venue

The fourth science meeting of the Gaia-ESO Survey is hosted by the Dipartimento di Fisica e Astronomia (DFA), Università di Catania.

Traveling to Catania

The Catania airport is connected to most European destinations. The ALIBUS line connects the airport to the city center.

Getting to the DFA

The DFA is located in the University campus, the Cittadella Universitaria (see map below). The BRT line connects the city center to the campus.

Accommodation

We recommend booking accommodations in the city center, which is conveninetly connected to the University campus and plenty of restaurants and pubs. Early booking is recommended. We have block bookings at several hotel. See the Shougun Travel registration and accommodation page.

Tourism

Sicily hosts seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites and another four tentative sites. Sicily has a huge variety of archaeological sites, including some of the most notable and best preserved temples and other structures of the Greek world, picturesque towns and castles, breathtaking landscapes, and beautiful nature reserves. See, e.g., the Sicily wiki page for more information and citymapsicilia for some tour suggesitons.