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General Schedule:

The excursion will take place from 31 July to 6 August 2008.

Arrival: Participants arrival to Kyiv, hotel accommodation upon request. Welcome cultural program.

Day 1: Participants arrival to Kyiv, hotel accommodation upon request.
Welcome cultural program.
Evening: boarding the train Kyiv-Kryviy Rig or
Afternoon: start of bus trip to Kryviy Rig

 

Day 2: Arrival to Kryviy Rig by train.
Breakfast
Workshop
Lunch
Workshop
Dinner (welcome party 1)
Overnight in Kryviy Rig

Day 3:
Breakfast
Workshop
Bus trip to Malosofievka, lunch on board bus
Workshop
Bus trip to Dnipropetrovsk
Dinner (welcome party 2)
Overnight in Dnipropetrovsk

Day 4:
Breakfast
Bus trip to Sursko-Lytovske village
Workshop
Bus trip to Apollonivka village
Workshop in paleo-volcano crater (ceased)
Lunch in crater with party
Bus trip to Berdyansk, dinner on board bus (party)
Evening: accommodation and overnight in Berdyansk

Day 5:
Breakfast
Bus trip to outcrops
Workshop
Lunch on outcrops
Bus trip to hotel
Dinner (welcome party 3)

 

 
Step-face jointing in meta-basalts (general overview).
Orange lines indicate slopes of the individual meta-basalt flow surfaces.


Polygonal fragment of the columnar jointing in meta-basalts
(columns elongation is normal to the flow surface).

Day 6: Departure from Berdyansk and bus trip to Kyiv or to hotels or to Boryspil airport. Departure from Kyiv to home (to Congress).


Diverse aplite veins.
Left: Lensed aplite vein in vesicular basalts.
Right: Aplite veins deformed into the pseudo-fold.