Zaragoza is the capital of the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. It lies by the Ebro river and its tributaries, the Huerva and the Gállego, roughly in the center of both Aragon and the Ebro basin. The city is famous for its folklore, local gastronomy, and landmarks such as the Basílica del Pilar, La Seo Cathedral and the Aljafería Palace.
The University of Zaragoza was founded in 1542 and it has over 40,000 students in its 22 faculties. The Zaragoza campus is divided into five different locations throughout the city. Campus Plaza San Francisco is the largest of the five locations and is home to a majority of the university colleges and departments in Zaragoza.
Zaragoza has an excellent communication network, and is linked by motorways to Madrid (A2), Barcelona (AP-2), Bilbao (AP-68) and Valencia (A23).
Zaragoza is connected by bus to the main Spanish cities. The bus station is located next to the train station "Estación de Delicias". You can search the routes and timetables in the web site of the Spanish bus company ALSA.
Zaragoza has a railway station (Estación de Delicias), with high-speed connection to Madrid and Barcelona (AVE train). The railway station is at the same place as bus and taxi stops, and car rental services. Timetable information can be obtained at the Spanish Railway Company website.
The main hotels are located in the heart of Zaragoza, in Zona Centro. Zaragoza boasts a wide range of optimal accommodation options. Some of them are:
The social dinner will take place on Wednesday, March 21 at 9:00 p.m. at Restaurante Contigo Pan y Cebolla. Address: Telesforo Peromarta, 4. Click here to open the map.
Carlos Gracia Lázaro (BIFI Institute)
Luis Mario Floria (Department of Condensed Matter Physics, UNIZAR and BIFI Institute)
Yamir Moreno (BIFI Institute & Department of Theoretical Physics, UNIZAR)
Sandro Meloni (BIFI Institute and Department of Theoretical Physics, UNIZAR)
Felipe M. Cardoso (BIFI Institute)
Alberto Aleta (BIFI Institute)
Jesus Gomez-Gardeñes (Department of Condensed Matter Physics, UNIZAR and BIFI Institute)
University of Zaragoza