European Terraced Landscapes day

Mondo RSR
23/08/2019 14:00 - 24/08/2019 13:00


Qui di seguito il programma dell'iniziativa denominata 'European Terraced Landscapes day' che si svolgerà a Vrtovin (Slovenia) dal 23 al 24 agosto.

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August 23rd–24th, 2019, Vrtovin, Vipava Valley, Slovenia
The Municipality of Ajdovščina
The Aqua Turris Association
ITLA Slovenia
Faculty of Architecture, University of Ljubljana




Friday, August 23rd, 2019

2:00 pm Welcome

· Children, teachers, and residents of a terraced landscape: presentation of a year of research

· The Aqua Turris Association: a local initiative

· The Vipava Valley and terraced landscapes

· Slovenian terraced landscapes

· International Terraced Landscapes Alliance


5:00 pm Renovating a dry stone wall in a terraced landscape and picnic (sponsored)
8:00 pm The songs of Vrtovin, the Vipava Valley, and the Littoral


Saturday, August 24th, 2019

8:00 am Local market with products for sale, breakfast at the market (sponsored)
10:00 am Bus excursion: St. Paul’s Church above Vrtovin, Vipavski Križ, Zemono Manor, Ajdovščina, Lanthieri Mansion (sponsored)
3:00 pm Lunch: typical dishes from the Vipava Valley (sponsored)
5:30 pm Visit to a wine cellar, wine tasting, wine purchase
Conclusions with suggestions on how to live in the future in a terraced landscape / decolonization of the mind

Goriška Brda

Sunday, August 25th, 2019

9:00 am 5. ITLA Committee meeting

· Information about ITLA networks (thematic, regional) and next events

· Feedback about IVth Congress Canary Islands - Follow up and commitments

· Selection of 2022 Venue of the Vth World Congress (Philippines, Indonesia, Bhutan, Ethiopia)

· World Inventory of Terraced Landscapes

· ITLA Website

· ITLA Journal - Editorial Committee - preparation of the first 2 issues for 2020

1:00 pm Lunch
Departure of participants


We will send all the participants suggestions for where to book accommodation: a local house in Vrtovin, Arkade Cigoj farm tourism in Črniče, farm tourism in Dornberg, a hotel in Ajdovščina, etc. You can also set up your own tent in the terraced landscape of Vrtovin.