Workshops

International 5 day Tai Chi Camp with Master Alex Dong September 2018

Friday 21 September to Wednesday 26 September 2018

The camp is open to all students of all levels.

Daily classes from 10:30 to 13:00 and 17:30 to 20:00 from Friday afternoon until Wednesday midday.

Cost and rooms
Total cost for Tai Chi Camp is: double room 560 euro per person, triple room 525 euro per person and single room 660 euro. It includes classes, half board and accommodation. If you prefer to pay in dollars Alex’s fee it will be 385 US dollars. The rest (which includes accommodation, half board and hall expenses) will be as follows: 240 euros for twin room , 205 euros for triple room and 340 euros for single room. Αccommodation, half board and hall expenses have to be paid in euros. Once you decide to register for the workshop we will ask you to pay the hotel 70% of total amount by end of July and the rest till one week before. The deposit for the hotel is non refundable. Please note that 40 euros have to be paid to Lydia or Yiannis once arriving there (it includes the cost of hall and expenses). This amount is deductible from the accommodation and half board cost (so that you'll know what to pay the hotel). Please contact us first before making your booking with the hotel.

For those who prefer double or triple room with roommate, let us know if you want us to arrange it. For lunch there is possibility to eat at the hotel restaurant or snack bars. There is also another beach nearby  in a walking distance (approx. 15 minutes) whith several restaurants. 

Venue
The site is located at Calypso Hotel in South Crete, near Plakias. The seminar will take place at the seminar and wellness center of the hotel.

How to get there
You can get there via Chania or Heraklion by air or via Rethymno by boat. Ryanair  offers low cost flights from Athens to Chania  or with  Aegean Airlines from Athens to Chania or Heraklion.

Distance from Chania to the hotel is 1 hour and 50 minutes, from Heraklion is 2 hours and from Rethymno about 1 hour.

The hotel can arrange a taxi and the cost of transportation is 80 - 120 euros, which can be shared by 4 people. There are also busses, ask us for details. The nearest village is Plakias 10 minutes far by car or taxi.

If you intend to stay longer please call the hotel and ask them to book more days for your stay, mentioning that you are there for the Tai Chi workshop organised by Lydia Tillianaki. The extra cost for each day for twin accommodation and half board is 38 euros per person and 57 euros for single room.  

More details will be sent to those who will attend the seminar.

Athens Taijiquan Association is under the Dong Style Tai Chi created by Master Alex Dong