The 26th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference

8 – 10 November 2013

Prague Congress Centre, Czech Republic

IATEFL BESIG are pleased to announce that the 2013 Annual Conference will be held in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic.


Hotel Accommodation

There are three hotels located in close proximity to the conference venue:

Hotel Corinthia - located directly at the venue

You can find more information about this hotel on its website

You can download the booking form for this hotel here: Hotel Booking Form Corinthia

 

Holiday Inn - located directly at the venue

IATEFL BESIG has arranged a fixed rate of 80 euro per night for a single room including WiFi access, breakfast and all taxes, but this rate is only fixed if you book using the booking form below. 

You can find more information about this hotel on its website

You can download the booking form for this hotel here: Hotel Booking Form Holiday Inn

 

Hotel Panorama - located two underground stops away from the venue 

You can find more information about this hotel on its website

You can download the booking form for this hotel here: Hotel Booking Form Panorama

 

Public Transport

Tickets are valid for the length of any subway, tram or bus journey, including buses 119, 100 and 179 from the airport (letiste Ruzyne/ letiste Vaclava Havla). For the airport shuttle bus there is a special fare of 60 crowns ( about 2.40 euro).

  • 30 minute ticket = approx. 24 crowns or 1 euro
  • 75 minute ticket = approx. 32 crowns or 1.30 euro
  • 1 day ticket (valid for 24 hours from the time you validate it) = approx. 110 crowns or 4.40 euro
  • 3 day ticket (valid for 72 hours from the time you validate it) = approx. 310 crowns or 12.40 euro

Public transport tickets can be purchased in most newsagents and small shops, in vending machines in underground stations, at some tram and bus stops, at the airport and the main railway station. Only the Czech crown (Ceska Koruna) is accepted and coins are needed for vending machines. Please be advised that taxi fares vary and many taxi drivers do not adhere to standard price policy. It is strongly recommended to book your taxi online or by phone. You can find more information about taxi pricing and make a booking on this website.

If you´re going to travel by taxi, you can benefit from a reduced price taxi fare if you use print out and present this voucher before your taxi departs:

Taxi discount voucher

On presenting this voucher your taxi fare will be reduced from 28 Czech crowns to 14.90 Czech crowns per kilometre.

You can find more information about how to get from the airport, the main train station or bus station to the conference venue here:

Getting to the venue 

For questions about accommodation and public transport, please contact Michaela Wessner (contact details below).

Local Organiser

Michaela Wessner

Email: wessner@ymail.com