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With over 400 delegates from institutions and member countries of the Council of Europe and representatives of European cultural itineraries, the 11th Annual Meeting of Cultural Routes was held in Chania from 5 to 7 October 2022. It was attended … Read More

The Aeneas Route goes to Naples

The Aeneas Route Association President G. Cafiero attended together with the Phoenicians’ Route and Iter Vitis at the inauguration of the exhibition on the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe, an initiative held during the Italian presidency semester. On … Read More

Storie di Enea a Crotone

Come ogni anno, i Musei di Crotone e di Capo Colonna hanno aderito alle giornate dell’archeologia istituite dall’INRAP, con molteplici attività adatte ad ogni età. La proposta avanzata dai due musei comprende laboratori sulla conoscenza della ceramica e sulla lavorazione … Read More

Aeneas in Kroton

Every year, the Museums of Crotone and Capo Colonna (Calabria) adhere to the days established by INRAP, offering multiple activities suitable for all ages. The cultural proposal organized by the museums has included workshops on the working knowledge of ceramic … Read More

On the Steps of Aeneas: final meeting and certification ceremony in Edremit

The Certification Ceremony of Aeneas Route was held in Edremit (Türkiye) on 29 June 2022. The Ceremony, joined by Stefano Dominioni, Executive Secretary of EPA and Director of the Institute of the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe, was … Read More

The next appointments along with the Aeneas Route Association

“New events and meetings around the Mediterranean together with the Aeneas Route.” The first appointment starts on June 29, in Turkey, at the Edremit International Meeting, with the closing of the European cooperation project with Türkiye “On the Steps of … Read More

The 2nd edition of F.I.R.E., the Aeneas Route International Festival. This year it will be Albania’s turn

The 2nd edition of F.I.R.E., the International Festival of the Aeneas Route, will be hosted in the Phlegraean Fields next September 1-5, 2022. The Festival, organised by the Associazione Rotta di Enea (Aeneas’ Route Association) with the support of the … Read More

“Peace, the revival of cultural tourism, international cultural exchanges, solidarity between generations

by Giovanni Cafiero, President of Aeneas Route Association On behalf of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe (EPA), it is my pleasure to inform you that at its 28-29 April 2021 meeting, the EPA … Read More

The landscape and the “nature of Aeneas”: from the ancient Lavinium to the landscape of today, between history, nature, and myth

One of the peculiarities of the ancient Lavinium derives from the integration between archaeological heritage and landscape: we can detect it in the poetic and metaphorical message of the Virgilian Aeneid and in the botanical iconography of the Ara Pacis. … Read More

On the steps of Aeneas: the European project

“On the Steps of Aeneas: a common cultural heritage between Italy and Turkey”. Coordinated by the President of the Aeneas Route Association, Giovanni Cafiero, “On the Steps of Aeneas” was funded by the European Union in collaboration with the Turkish … Read More