Alliance Spain SVIEX011 CULT 11.08.2008 30.08.2008 18-26
Code: SVIEX011 Year: 2008
Name: CIRCO EN LA NATURALEZA
Address: Youth Hostel ґEl Quinto Pino del Tiйtarґ
Project: CULT - Cultural
Initial Date: 11-08-2008 Final Date: 30-08-2008
Min Age: 18 Max Age: 26 Places: 15
Description of Workcamp:
REGION.- Region of Extremadura. Province of Cбceres.
DESCRIPTION OF THE WORK.- The workcamp will bring together the
different circus activities with the natural environment. We will
develop typical workshops of the world of circus:
Workshops of circus disciplines for beginners.
Workshops and dynamics, in order to learn and develop different
techniques which are specific to the world of modern circus:
juggling, balance, acrobatics and dance movements.
Tent workshops and activities.
We will be able to put into practice circus techniques and also
develop techniques of expression, which are combined with the
circus: clown, pantomime, drama, percussion, stage, choreography,
Night activities: designed by the staff in charge and also by the
COMPLEMENTARY ACTIVITIES.- Trips to places of tourist and
cultural interest in our region, workshops, sports activities,
leisure and free time activities.
The staff will also take into account the suggestions made by the
LOCATION.- Talayuela is in the natural region named Campo
Araсuelo, from the left side of the river Tiйtar, to the north,
to the Villuercas mountains at the south. It is an eminentely
agricultural district,in which cultivations like the tobacco,
pepper and cotton prevail, besides big meadows.
ACCOMODATION/FOOD.- Youth hostel ґEl Quinto Pino del Tiйtarґ,
located in the local grounds of Talayuela (Cбceres). El Quinto
Pino is a natural area, full of magic corners with thousand of
places to walk into the forest, multitude of birds and a
dream-like dusk. A village surrounded by pines, composed by six
bungalows, a house with a lounge, a kitchen, an office and a
great proch. A circus tent with capacity for 500 people. There is
also a separate house with showers and baths (equipped for
handicapped people), with hot water supply. There is also a
beautiful lawn ideal to lie down and relax.
By train: RENFE (train) (Information Tel. 902 240202).
By bus: AUTO-RES (bus)(Information Tel. 902 020603).
Bus Station of Navalmoral de la Mata: 927 533300.
By car: El Quinto Pino is in the Boyal de Talayuela estate
(Cбceres), in the road which links Navalmoral and Jarandilla, 12
Km. away from N-V (Extremadura motorway), where we turn aside in
Navalmoral de la Mata (Km. 178). Once we go past Talayuela we
find a diversion on our left, which will take us straight to the
entrance of the park where, just taking a nice 500 metre walk, we
will find this magical natural area.
LANGUAGES.- Spanish and english.
MEETING POINT.- The first day at 13:00 in the bus station of
Navalmoral de la Mata.
THINGS TO BRING.- Sleeping bag, rucksack, sportswear, comfortable
footwear, warm clothes, hat or cap, bag, swimming trunks, towel,