Artek (Amber): description of the camp
Every good parent dreams of giving his child to the best camp for recreation. To have proper care, good nutrition, quality education and the like. Therefore, choosing a summer camp is often a difficult task. This article offers a detailed description of one very popular place for children's recreation. "Amber" (camp "Artek") is very popular among children. So let's look at all the information about it in more detail.
"Artek" ("Amber"). general information
This camp is located on the Black Sea coast in the Crimea between the cities of Yalta and Alushta.
Official address: the city of Yalta, a township Gurzuf, Leningradskaya Street, 41.
"Artek" ("Amber") takes tourists all year round. In each shift here comes 360 children aged 9 to 15 years. This institution for children's recreation refers to one of the complexes "Artek" - "Mountain".
The camp was founded in 1966 year. Originally, a large five-story building was built, which was subsequently repaired more than once. Over the years, the infrastructure has been dramatically changed, so that the rest of children meet all modern requirements and was at a level of high comfort.
Children's holiday can be excellent only if the quality of living conditions. Let's take a closer look at this point.
Children live in a large five-story building, which the locals call no other than the "Sunny Palace".
Rooms designed for 8-9 people are furnished with modern and comfortable furniture. Have a bright and fashionable repair.
The building houses spacious music halls, games rooms, a children's cafe, and a laundry room with a separate ironing and drying room.
In the camp "Artek" ("Amber") there is a medical center around the clock, where a doctor and a nurse are constantly on duty.
Near the main building there is a school, a large Sports Palace, which houses an indoor swimming pool, tennis and sports halls, room for sections and circles, as well as a small stadium.
The food in the camp is very good. They feed children five times a day strictly according to the schedule. Between meals should not take more than four hours.
The following meals are included - breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and second dinner.
Here, the Swedish food system is organized. For example, for breakfast a child can choose several dishes from hot or cold snacks. Every morning two kinds of porridge and several kinds of baking are necessarily prepared. For lunch and dinner, meat and fish dishes are also available. Usually the number of options is at least five.
For a good digestion in children, a variety of sour-milk products are necessarily included in nutrition - kefir, yoghurt, cottage cheese and others.
Several times during the shift, sweet tooth days and once a day of national cuisine are held.
Training in the camp
As mentioned above, "Artek" ("Amber") works year-round, so during the study period the rest is combined with the school program here.
But here there are subtleties. Training here is the most common. Without in-depth study of subjects. Therefore, children who are enrolled in specialized schools or gymnasiums will not receive the same knowledge that they would be given in their home school. Therefore, it is better to send children from such schools to children's rest in the "Amber" only in the summer.
The school building and classes meet the latest requirements for comfortable learning. Convenient desks, modern boards, the necessary equipment and good repair contribute to the excellent mood of students.
Children's camp program
What do children do while relaxing here? "Amber" (camp "Artek") has simply a chic assortment of types of intellectual and sports recreation.
There are a great many circles here. Each child can choose an occupation to his taste, based on his talents, skills or desires to learn something.
Here is the list of sections: air modeling, fairy-tale world, shooting (from pneumatic gun), phytodesign, soft toy, macrame, folk crafts, mini football, Greco-Roman wrestling, beadwork, geology, astronomy, basketball, nature and fantasy, cars, graphics, photo studio, table tennis.
Impressive? It is clear that with such a smart choice, no child will be left out of work.
In addition to classes in clubs, sports activities are held in the camp. Competitions in ten sports, including water options.
Children are very much united by such activities. Friendship is what distinguishes Artek. The "Amber" squad is formed in each detachment. This indicates the unification of a large number of guys for some interests or hobbies.
How can I get to the "Amber" (Crimea)?
After all you have read, if you want to send your child to this camp, then a logical question arises. And how to get to this place?
There are two options.
The first is to buy a ticket for your own money. Its cost will depend on the time of year. At the moment, the next shift for 21 days costs 65 thousand rubles.
The second option is to try to get a ticket for free. The preferential right for obtaining such a privilege is given to large families, children from single-parent families, disabled children and some others. If you fit into one of these categories, you can apply for a free tour. Details on how this can be done, you will find on the official website of "Artek". There are both telephones and mail. Choose the option of communication more convenient for yourself.