Time to explore!
Vulcania: amusement park in Auvergne

Travel diaries

Exhibition from 7th July to 4th November 2018.

Go explore the Canary Islands through the diary travel of Daniel Casteill.

Retired teacher, Daniel Casteill lives in Aveyron. He won “Vulcania prize” thanks to his diary “Promenades” (Larzac). He was elected by the public and the jury amongst the five diaries in competition in 2017.

Daniel Casteill went exploring the Canary Islands and come back now to Vulcania to exhibit his new travel diary about this journey : “Les îles fortunées“.


Exhibition in parternship with the fair "Rendez-vous du Carnet de Voyage"

Vulcania prize

Vulcania prize of travel diary has existed since 2005. It was created in partnership with the association “Il faut aller voir” which annually organizes the “Rendez-vous du carnet de voyage” in November in Clermont-Ferrand. This award encourages travel diaries made on “The Adventure of the Earth” (discovery, society, legends, fiction, history, environment, geology …). It is awarded every two years. The winner, chosen by the public and a jury from among several candidates exhibiting their works, is invited to make a trip and present the following year a travel book from its volcanic journey at Vulcania.

> More information about “les Rendez-vous du carnet de voyages”