General policy and terms
General - Insurances
ensure that they have all the standard travel insurances requisite
for a trip in Europe of this nature, particularly if you will
be undertaking activities such as trekking, horse trekking, canoeing and mountain
The Parmenideum cannot accept responsibility for loss or personal injury whilst staying at the various agriturismo or whilst undertaking out-doors activities.
However, where possible, in the event of difficulty, the Parmenideum will do its utmost in assisting to find a resolution.
The Philosophical encounters
Our policy is to take the utmost pleasure from pursuing philosophy,
science and learning in all their guises, blending them through
good fellowship with the pleasure of nature, archeology, the
beach and Italy in general, as well as lunch and dinner in all
Moreover, and especially, we welcome believers, agnostics and
backsliding atheists who are intelligently seeking not so much
to present their beliefs and theses, as much as to search and test
them for the unshakable beliefs and theses they are held to be.
Whilst the staff of the Parmenideum are committed and confirmed
Explanatory Atheists, following Quinten Smith's admirable example,
we do however reserve the right to change our minds in the event
of the existence of God being proven beyond a shadow of a reasonable