3rd Budapest Chess Holiday at 10-17 August 2015

3rd Budapest Chess Holiday at 10-17 August 2015

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Jul 6, 2015, 2:15 PM |
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10-17 August 2015
 
Budapest, Hungary


 

 

Organized by International Chess Master Attila Turzo, the  Budapest Chess Holiday is an event that brings chess players from around the world together with the mission of improving their skills and exploring the beauties and culture of Hungary.

 The age-old game of chess has been played for centuries throughout the world. Come, learn about the the game in one of the most beautiful cities in Central Europe. The Budapest Chess Holiday will be an experience like no other. The week-long event will engage your mind and lift your spirit as your love for the game is renewed with every move you make on the board and every breathtaking sight that you take in.
 


Accommodations:

Accommodations have been made for all participants of the 3rd Budapest Chess Holiday. Hotel Ibis Heroes Square welcomes guests in the cultural heart of Budapest, next to the City Park and 10 minutes from the city center. The harmonious ambiance of the hotel is enhanced by its immediate proximity to the Museum of Fine Arts, the Hungarian Art Gallery, Szechenyi Spa, the Zoo, Heroes Square and the world renown National Opera House. You will find the rooms spacious and comfortable. Free internet in the lobby and rooms, and a delicious breakfast bar daily are included.
 
Find out more about Hotel Ibis Heroes Square the at http://goo.gl/zhL0ge
 
Ibis hotel heroes
 
 
"Excellent on every level! From desk to restaurant to house keeping. Everybody is very courteous, make your stay as comfortable and pleasant as possible. Great breakfast with lost of variety, quality and quantity. Location is super. Give it a try, you won't regret it!"
 

Ibis room

Great location, great accomodation!

"This hotel is really well located, very near a tube station and 100m from Heroes Square. In addition, the service is great and the breakfast is marvelous. The room is really clean, spacious and quiet. Could not expect more! Money well spent."

Ibis breakfast girl

Excellent Hotel

"A group of 6 stayed in this hotel at the end of October 2014. The location was perfect for us. The hotel was clean and comfortable and the staff were excellent. The Baths are just round the corner as are a few museums and the zoo. I would defiantly stay in this hotel again when I come back to Budapest in the near future, Excellent city. Would recommend to anyone."

 



 What To Expect:

Chess workshops and training games with analysis will take place from 9:30a.m.-1:00 p.m.daily. We will go together to the Sunshine Workshop Center, which is a ten minute walk from the hotel. The Sunshine Center is located on Bajnok Street. For complete directions, please visit  http://www.napfenyestanfolyamok.hu/kapcsolat
 
 
Lunch will be held at the Sunshine Restaurant. You can visit it on page http://napfenyesetterem.hu/english This will give the participants a chance to catch up, get to know each other, and discuss what they have learned in the morning.
 
 
From 2:30 p.m. until dinner various events have been scheduled. This includes sightseeing around Budapest, attending concerts, hiking in the beautiful mountains and a trip to the thermal bath. There are even a few surprise events in store.


 
  

Hungarian Parliament


 

Chess in the Thermal Bath


Hungarian Folk Performance

 

Hiking in the Pilis mountain


 

Itinerary of the
3rd Budapest  Chess Holiday
 
10/08/2015 - 17/08/2015


 Monday 10/08/2015
 
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Dinner
 
8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Introduction
 


 
Tuesday 11/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Sightseeing
 
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Dinner in the Sunshine Restaurant
 


 
Wednesday 12/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Visiting the Hungarian Parliament
 
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Folklore performances with the Hungarian State Folk Ensemble
 
 


 
Thursday 13/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch  in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Free time
 
8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Organ Concert in the St.Stephen’s Basilica
 
 


 
Friday 14/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch  in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Visiting in the Equestrian Park
 
 


 
Saturday 15/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch  in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Széchenyi Thermal Bath and Chess  http://www.szechenyibath.hu/
 
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Surprise
 


 
Sunday 16/08/2015
 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chess workshops
 
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Training games & Review
 
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch  in the Sunshine Restaurant
 
3:00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. Dobogókő: top of the Pilis, the Heartchacra of the world
 
 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Farewell Party: campfire and dinner cooked in kettle
 


 
Monday 17/08/2015
 
Departure

Registration
 
It is encouraged that you register before 1st of July to ensure all accommodations are accounted for.


Ground and Air Transportation
 
We make travelling to and from the chess holiday as easy as castling. If you are in need of assistance with making travel arrangements, the organizers of the chess holiday will be more than happy to help you find a cost effective way of getting to Budapest.


Interested?
 
If you are ready to see clearer tactics and clear, blue skies then join us!
Contact International Master Attila Turzo at attilaturzo@gmail.com. He is also available via skype (attilaturzo), phone: +36 20 550 8749 or through chess.com (attilaturzo).
 
 
We look forward to seeing you!
 


 
 
wiber: +36 20 550 8749

Click here to buy a ticket for the 3rd Budapest Chess Holiday with a double room for 1450 dollars.