Accommodation and Venue
The school will be hosted at the Alexander & Gerbi Hotel in Weggis, Switzerland.
Weggis is a scenic town located on the shore of Lake Lucerne in central Switzerland. The location was chosen to provide a friendly and stimulating work environment. The area is known for its relaxing character in a peaceful mountain scenery.
Full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner and coffee breaks) and lodging will be provided at the Alexander & Gerbi Hotel during the workshop.
Travel to Weggis
The hotel is reachable by public transportation from Zurich airport in 1.5-2 hours:
From Zurich airport, take the train to Luzern (direct train: IR to Luzern takes ~1hr). In Luzern, the harbour (Bahnhofquai) is located just outside the main trainstation. Take the boat (BAT towards Luzern Bahnhofquai). Weggis is the second stop, ~30min boat ride away.
Hotel Alexander is ~20 min easy walk from Weggis harbour.
Tickets for the entire journey can be purchased through the Swiss railway service SBB. This platform can also be used to plan alternative arrival routes.
Participants should arrive on Sunday 5th of February 2017 by 18:00. Everyone will depart after breakfast on Saturday 11th of February 2017.
All meals will be provided by the Alexander Gerbi, and are included in the workshop. Dietary restrictions can be noted on the registration.
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