Day 1 in Kosovo

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Sitting in the hotel bar enjoying a Macchiato (the best in Kosovo of course) it’s hard to believe it’s been a year since I was last here. It’s great to be back in Mitrovica with some wonderful friendly faces, and a brand new team ready to take on the 20th Restoration Camp.  This year I’m joined by, Miriam, [...]

Day 8 in Kosovo

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Diana’s Museum Interpretation Master-class Today we were in for a rare treat (well rare for the HwB team but not for the CHwB team) as we were witness to and even participants in a Diana Walters Cultural Heritage Workshop. Now Diana tells us she is NOT an expert in her field but to us she is light-years [...]

Day 6 in Kosovo

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Mess Making Day I cannot believe that we are already into our 6th day of the camp so far.  It is true what they say that time flies when you are having fun. Even though we are here to work, it’s a grand job to wake up to everyday. Up today was Edlira’s first talk on her [...]

Days 4 and 5 in Kosovo

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Day 4 in the Mitrovica camp and we started the morning with a fascinating talk by Zana Rama from the Ministry of Culture, Youth & Sport of Kosovo on ‘Archaeology as Heritage, National and International Perspectives Towards Archaeology’. I was up next, building on the importance documentation and the frustrations they’d experienced the day before from the [...]

Days 2 and 3 in Kosovo

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Here we are at the end of the second day of camp. A bit tired after a busy day of activities, but feeling extremely thrilled at these first two days, and looking forward to the next activities on the agenda. After an exciting first day, which included a series of brilliant talks on the history [...]