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									                                                           November 2012
BIRD WATCHING IN CYPRUS                        FRI, 15 JUN - MON, 31 DEC
Birdlife Cyprus arranges bird watching         MOSAIC EXHIBITION
trips regularly. Organised by Birdlife         By artist George Kepolas. The exhibition
Cyprus. For further information please         will take place besides the world-
contact 22455072, 99059541.                    renowned Kanakaria mosaics. During the
WEBSITE: www.birdlifecyprus.org                exhibition, the artist will be demonstrating
                                               the different stages of the creation of a
                                               mosaic. Under the auspices of the Cyprus
                                               Presidency of the Council of the European
     EVENTS IN LEFKOSIA                        Union.
                                               Venue: Byzantine Museum, Archbishop
         (NICOSIA)                             Makarios III Foundation
                                               Visiting hours: 9:00-16:30 (Mon-Fri),
                                               9:00-13:00 (Sat). Closed on Sunday.
THU, 22 MAR - MON, 31 DEC                      Free Entrance
EXHIBITION                                     For further information please contact
“Our Lady of Lefkosia - The Church of          22430008.
Phaneromeni and its Relics”. A diachronic
account of the history and contribution of     WED, 4 JUL - SUN, 30 DEC
the church of Our Lady Phaneromeni to          ART EXHIBITION
the city of Lefkosia within-the-walls and to   “In Crisis - Terra Mediterranea”
the wider island. Exhibits include portable    The exhibition aims at detecting,
icons, post-Byzantine art woodcuts,            investigating and presenting contemporary
carved stone reliefs, golden embroideries,     artists’ reflections on today’s universal
metalworking and manuscripts dating from       landscape of economic, political, religious,
the 12th to the 20th century as well as        social, but also deeply existential crisis of
portable      icons     originating     from   identity. A dynamic group of 41 artists
Phaneromeni. Organised by the Bank of          from Cyprus, the surrounding area and
Cyprus Cultural Foundation and the             beyond (Greece, Egypt, Israel, Lebanon,
Ecclesiastical     Board      of    Panagia    Turkey, Bulgaria, Great Britain, United
Phaneromeni Church. Under the auspices         States) will be scrutinising the current
of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of     turbulence        experienced       globally,
the European Union.                            especially       as     viewed       through
Venue: Bank of Cyprus Cultural                 “Mediterranean” eyes, from both a political
Foundation                                     and a poetic stance. Curator: Yiannis
Visiting hours: 10:00-19:00 (Mon-Sun).         Toumazis. Organised by the Nicosia
Closed on Bank Holidays.                       Municipal Arts Centre and the Leventis
Free Entrance                                  Foundation in collaboration with the
For further information please contact         Department of Antiquities of Cyprus, the
80000800.                                      Centre de Recherche et de Restauration
WEBSITE: www.boccf.org                         des Musees de France and the Institut
                                               Francais de Chypre. Under the auspices
                                               of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of
                                               the European Union.
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Venue: The (Nicosia) Municipal Arts              FRI, 21 SEP - FRI, 9 NOV
Centre (Old Power House)                         PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION
Visiting    hours:    10:00-15:00    and         “The capital of Cyprus, Nicosia, in the
17:00-23:00 (Tue-Sat), 10:00-16:00 (Sun).        beginning of the 21st century”. Organised
Closed on Monday.                                by Fotodos withing the framework of the
Free Entrance                                    cultural events programme for the Cyprus
For further information please contact           Presidency of the Council of the European
22797400.                                        Union.
WEBSITE: www.nimac.org.cy                        Venue: Fotodos
                                                 Visiting hours: 16:00-20:00 (Mon-Fri)
WED, 4 JUL - SUN, 30 DEC                         Free Entrance
ART EXHIBITION                                   For further information please contact
“[at Maroudia’s Exhibition]” (part of the “In    99537278.
Crisis - Terra Mediterranea” programme).
The exhibition, with 28 participating artists,   THU, 27 SEP - MON, 31 DEC
and an affiliated series of events will          EXHIBITION
include existing and new contemporary art        “Beyond Dress Codes”
works as well as research, and have an           A thematic exhibition produces by the
element of historical and museological           Hellenic American Union (HAU) on the
reflection. The exhibition deals with the        occasion of the launching of its editorial
unwritten feminine histories of Cyprus and       programme, the publishing of 12 volumes
their private and public structure. A            on Greece’s regional costumes (a special
number of performances and critical              volume for Cyprus included) by sketch
workshops will be held within the museum         artist Gissis Papageorgiou. Organised by
space. Curators: Re Aphrodite group.             the Cyprus Fashion Designers Association
Organised by the Nicosia Municipal Arts          and the Laiki Bank Cultural Centre within
Centre and the Leventis Foundation in            the framework of the cultural events
collaboration with the Department of             programme for the Cyprus Presidency of
Antiquities of Cyprus, the Centre de             the Council of the European Union.
Recherche et de Restauration des                 Venue: Laiki Bank Cultural Centre
Musees de France and the Institut                Visiting hours: 10:00-13:00 & 16:00-
Francais de Chypre. Under the auspices           20:00 (Mon-Fri), 10:00-14:00 (Sat).
of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of       Closed on Sunday and public holidays.
the European Union.                              Free Entrance
Venue: Ethnological Museum - House of            For further information please contact
Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios                         99470415 (Ms. Christina Pitsillidou).
Visiting hours: 8:30-15:30 (Tue-Thu-Fri)
8:30-17:00 (Wed), 9:30-15:30 (Sat).              SAT, 6 OCT - FRI, 30 NOV
Closed on Monday and Sunday.                     ART EXHIBITION
Free Entrance                                    “Domenikos Theotokopoulos - From
For further information please contact           Canada to Toledo. The footsteps of a
22305316.                                        European Journey”. Organised by the
                                                 Leventis Munipical Museum of Nicosia
                                                 and the Benaki Museum (Athens). Under
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the auspices of the Cyprus Presidency of         SAT, 3 NOV
the Council of the European Union.               JAZZ PERFORMANCE
Venue: Leventis Municipal Museum                 With the “Haris Lambrakis Quartet”.
(Temporary Exhibitions Hall)                     Organised by Louvana Records.
Visiting hours: 10:00-16:30 (Tue-Sun).           Venue: Castelliotissa
Closed on Monday and public holidays.            Time: 21:00
Free Entrance                                    Entrance: €15 (including the new cd of
For further information please contact           the group entitled “Meteora”)
22661475.                                        For further information and tickets please
                                                 contact 70007610.
WED, 10 OCT - FRI, 16 NOV
EXHIBITION                                       SAT, 3 NOV
“The protagonists - Cyprus 17c”                  FEMALE METAL ATTACK CYPRUS
A joint exhibition by artists Nikos              FESTIVAL
Kouroussis and Lia Lapithi. Nikos                The first female metal festival organised in
Kouroussis presents his video installation       Cyprus. Participating bands: “Visions of
“Untitled” which is part of his latest project   Atlantis” (Symphonic Metal), “Afterblood”
entitled “The protagonists” as well as a         (Death/Thrash Metal), “Dimlight” and
series of etchings of love. Lia Lapithi          “Whispers Circle” (Extreme Dark Metal).
presents her video installation “Κύπρος-         Venue: Franky’s Live
Cyprus-Kibris 17c” and a series of wall-         Time: 19:30
mounted works.                                   Entrance: €20, €15 (presale)
Venue: Centre of Contemporary Art                For further information and tickets please
Diatopos                                         contact 99215490, 96302945.
Visiting hours: 17:00-20:00 (Mon),
11:00-13:00 & 17:00-20:00 (Tue-Fri),             THU, 8 NOV
11:00-13:00 (Sat).                               MUSIC PERFORMANCE
Free Entrance                                    “ENARXIS”
For further information please contact           A music performance presenting the work
22766117.                                        of Cypriot composer Olivios Karaolides
                                                 including instrumental music, musical
FRI, 2 NOV - SUN, 4 NOV                          theatre pieces, and Greek and English
CYPRUS FASHION DAYS                              contemporary        songs.     Featuring:
The programme includes 14 shows, of a            Andreanne      Athanasiou,    Constantine
total of 40 designers and boutiques.             Andronikou, Irene Antoniou and Stelios
Organised by Hope for Children and Yell It       Mappouras.         Direction:     Melina
Fashion.                                         Theocharidou.
Venue: CFD Factory, Kaimakli                     Venue: Vladimiros Kafkarides Cultural
Time: 18:30-23:00 (2/11)                         Centre (Satiriko Theatre)
       15:00-23:00 (3-4/11)                      Time: 20:30
Entrance: €20 (for all shows per day)            Entrance: €15, €10. Tickets available at
For further information please contact           www.tickethour.com.cy and in all ACS
99516537.                                        Courier Stores.


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For further information please contact       For further information please contact
96560622.                                    22463144.
WEBSITE: www.OliviosK.com                    WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy

SUN, 11 NOV                                  TUE, 20 NOV
CONCERT                                      OPERA CONCERT
The 2nd Educational Concert with the         “A night at the Opera”
Symphony Band of the Municipality of         An     opera     concert  with    Antonios
Strovolos and the European University        Koutroupis     (tenor),  Stavros    Mantis
Cyprus. Organised by the Strovolos           (baritone), Venera Melekki (soprano) and
Municipality and the European University     Irina Zeniou (soprano). Organised by the
Cyprus. Under the auspices of the Cyprus     Strovolos Municipality. Under the auspices
Presidency of the Council of the European    of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of
Union.                                       the European Union.
Venue: Strovolos Municipal Theatre           Venue: Strovolos Municipal Theatre
Time: 11:00                                  Time: 20:30
Free Entrance                                Free Entrance
For further information please contact       For further information please contact
22470470, 22313010.                          22470470, 22313010.

TUE, 13 NOV                                  FRI, 23 NOV
PRESENTATION                                 CONCERT
Presentation of the CTO’s edition entitled   “The 3 Great Composers of the Classical
“Venice-Cyprus: Cultural Routes”. Main       Period”
speaker: Prof. Gilles Grivaud, Université    With soloist Martino Tirimo (piano).
de Rouen. Organised by the Cyprus            Conductor: Julius Kalmar. Organised by
Tourism Organisation and the Lefkosia        the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.
(Nicosia) Municipality.                      Venue: Strovolos Municipal Theatre
Venue: Famagusta Gate                        Time: 20:30
Time: 19:00                                  Entrance: €12, €7 (18-26 years old and
Free Entrance                                pensioners). Free entrance vouchers for
For further information please contact       students under 18 years old. Tickets
22691131.                                    available at the theatre’s box office
                                             (tel. 22313010).
SAT, 17 NOV                                  For further information please contact
CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT                        22463144, 22313010.
With musicians of the Cyprus Symphony        WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy
Orchestra Ayse Karaoglan & Anna Wrobel
(violin), Ewa Bartman (viola) and Miranda    FRI, 23 NOV - WED, 19 DEC
Papaneocleous (cello). Organised by the      ART EXHIBITION
Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.                   “A Balancing Act”
Venue: Pallas Theatre                        A painting exhibition by artist Costas
Time: 17:00                                  Neophytides.
Free Entrance                                Venue: Famagusta Gate
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Visiting    hours:    10:00-13:00  and          Guided bus and walking tour.
16:00-20:00 (Mon-Sat). Closed on 26/11,         Starting point: CTO Information Office in
29/11, 12/12 and 18/12.                         Laiki Geitonia
Free Entrance                                   Time: 10:00
For further information please contact          Free participation
22797650.                                       Booking in advance is necessary

SUN, 25 NOV                                     Every Thursday
DANCE PERFORMANCE                               Discover the old Nicosia and its walls
“I Eat Me”                                      Walking tour.
A dance performance with Rea Olympiou           Starting point: CTO Information Office in
and Stavri Kalopetridou. Organised by           Laiki Geitonia
Fibre Performing Arts.                          Time: 10:00
Venue: Vladimiros Kafkarides Cultural           Free participation
Centre (Satiriko Theatre)
Time: 20:30                                     Offered by the Lefkosia (Nicosia)
Entrance: €10. Tickets available at the         Municipality in collaboration with the
theatre’s box office (tel. 22421609).           Cyprus Tourism Organisation and the
For further information please contact          Cyprus Tourist Guides Association.
96246942.
                                                Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides
                                                Association in collaboration with the
LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA) WALKS                        Cyprus Tourism Organisation.
Get to know the capital by walking
Within the framework of wider efforts to        For further information and bookings (for
get foreign visitors better acquainted with     Monday tour) please contact 22 674264.
the old city within the walls, the Lefkosia
(Nicosia)     Municipality     from    1987     HORSE RACES
established a series of thematic walking        Organised by the Nicosia Horse Race
tours. These tours have been reorganised        Club. For further information contact the
to present various new aspects of the old       Nicosia Race Club tel. 22782727.
city as well as the city outside the walls. A
city like Lefkosia (Nicosia) with its 5000      OPEN AIR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE
yearlong history has much to offer. By          MARKETS
walking, one gets a better feel for a place     Every Wednesday and Saturday -
and its yearlong atmosphere, then and           “OCHI” Square - (Lefkosia within the
now, and a better understanding of its          walls)
continual cultural development. This is the     Every Friday - Strovolos Municipality
philosophy upon which these walking             (Industrial area, traffic lights).
tours of Lefkosia (Nicosia) are based.          Organised by the Nicosia Municipality.

Every Monday
Pallouriotissa and Kaimakli: The Past
Restored
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     EVENTS IN LEMESOS                      For further information please contact
                                            25342123.
        (LIMASSOL)
                                            MON, 8 OCT - THU, 15 NOV
SUN, 2 JAN - SUN, 18 DEC                    MARE LIBERUM
MUSICAL SUNDAYS                             An exhibition centred on Navigation in the
Organised by the Cyprus Tourism             Mediterranean Sea during the 16th to the
Organisation in co-operation with the       19th centuries. The exhibition focuses on
Agios Tychonas Community Council.           Portolan charts and their history and
SUN, 4 NOV                                  origins, illustrates the cities and the ports
Vocal music with the “Scent of a Woman”     that flourished, examines the different
music ensemble                              types of ships that navigated, whereas
SUN, 11 NOV                                 special attention is given to famous sea
Dances from all over the world with the     battles and to piracy, both Christian and
“Rithmos” Dance Association                 Muslim; The last chapter of the exhibition
SUN, 18 NOV                                 is dedicated to the Capitulation that the
Pop music with “The Eternity” pop band      Ottoman Empire offered to the European
SUN, 25 NOV                                 states, and to the origins and development
Re-enactment of traditional Cypriot         of maritime law in the Mediterranean Sea.
wedding with the “Zedros” Dance             Curator: Anna Marangou. Designer:
Association                                 George Papadopoulos. Organised by the
Venue: “Onesilos” Seaside Theatre.          Evagoras and Kathleen Lanitis Foundation.
Time: 11:00                                 Under the Auspices of the Cyprus
For further information please contact      Presidency of the Council of the European
22691221, 25323211, 25362756.               Union.
                                            Venue: Evagoras Lanitis Centre
SUN, 1 JUL - THU, 15 NOV                    Visiting hours: 10.00-13:00 & 16:00-
NAUTILUS 2012 - 3RD INTERNATIONAL           20:00 (daily except Monday), 10:00-13:00
SEA FESTIVAL                                & 16:00-20:00 (Sat-Sun)
A unique initiative which includes events   Free Entrance
inspired by the marine world and            For further information please contact
promotes Cyprus’ important location as a    25342123.
bridge between history and contemporary     WEBSITE: www.lanitisfoundation.org
naval reality. The programme includes art
and photography exhibitions, documentary    TUE, 16 OCT - TUE, 6 NOV
screenings, workshops and music. Full       ART EXHIBITION
programme        available    online   at   “Rust and Stones”
www.lanitisfoundation.org. Organised by     A painting exhibition by artist Sotiris
the Evagoras and Kathleen Lanitis           Sorogas.
Foundation. Under the Auspices of the       Venue: Gallery Morfi
Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the     Visiting hours: 10:00-13:00 & 16:00-
European Union.                             19:00 (Tue-Fri), 10:00-13:00 (Mon & Sat).
Venue: Multiple locations                   Closed on Sunday.
Free Entrance                               Free Entrance
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For further information please contact       Visiting   hours:    10:00-13:00  and
25378733.                                    16:00-19:00 (daily)
                                             Free Entrance
THU, 1 NOV                                   For further information please contact
CONCERT                                      25384804.
“20th Century Music (II)”
With soloist Marios Nicolaou (percussion).   SAT, 10 NOV
Conductor: Kypros Markou. Organised by       MUSIC PERFORMANCE
the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.               With    virtuosos      Lefteris   Gregoriou
Venue: Rialto Theatre                        (askomantoura (Cretan wind instrument),
Time: 20:30                                  bagpipe,     percussion)      and    Stoyan
Entrance: €12, €7 (18-26 years old and       Yankoulov        (daoul,        percussion).
pensioners). Free entrance vouchers for      Accompanied by Dimitris Chiotis (Cretan
students under 18 years old. Tickets         lyre and lute), Seraphim Marmarides
available at the theatre’s box office        (kementze), Fotis Mylonas (electric bass,
(tel.   77777745)       and   online    at   keyboard) and Vassilis Economides,
www.rialto.com.cy.                           Paraskevi     Alizioti     and     Marianna
For further information please contact       Erkekoglou (daouli).
22463144, 77777745.                          Organised by Rialto Theatre.
WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy                     Venue: Rialto Theatre
                                             Time: 20:30
WED, 7 NOV                                   Entrance: €15, €10. Tickets available at
MUSIC PERFORMANCE                            the Theatre’s box office (tel. 77777745)
With composer and soloist Ilja Reijnfgoud    and online at www.rialto.com.cy.
and Elizabeth Simonian in a mixture of       For further information please contact
songs inspired from Greek and Armenian       77777745.
traditional music.
Organised by Rialto Theatre.                 WED, 21 NOV
Venue: Rialto Theatre                        CONCERT
Time: 20:30                                  “The 3 Great Composers of the Classical
Entrance: €12, €8. Tickets available at      Period”
the theatre’s box office (tel. 77777745)     With soloist Martino Tirimo (piano).
and online at www.rialto.com.cy.             Conductor: Julius Kalmar. Organised by
For further information please contact       the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.
77777745.                                    Venue: Rialto Theatre
                                             Time: 20:30
WED, 7 NOV - SAT, 17 NOV                     Entrance: €12, €7 (18-26 years old and
ART EXHIBITION                               pensioners). Free entrance vouchers for
“Witnesses”                                  students under 18 years old. Tickets
The second exhibition by the 4:4 group       available at the theatre’s box office
consisting of artists Ioanna Kythreotou,     (tel.   77777745)     and   online   at
Thekla Papadopoulou, Elena Tsigaridou        www.rialto.com.cy.
and John Warren.                             For further information please contact
Venue: Peter’s Gallery                       22463144, 77777745.
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WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy                      Booking in advance is necessary

SAT, 24 NOV                                   Offered by the Lemesos (Limassol)
MUSIC PERFORMANCE                             Municipality in collaboration with the
A tribute to the Cypriot composer Manos       Cyprus Tourism Organisation and the
Loizou, celebrating the 20th anniversary of   Cyprus Tourist Guides Association.
the “Epilogi” Cultural Movement. With the
Mixed and Children Choir of “Epilogi” and     Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides
solo singers Sotos Gonios and Ioanna          Association in collaboration with the
Athanasiadou.       Direction:    Aggelina    Cyprus Tourism Organisation.
Nicolaidou Spanou. Organised by the
“Epilogi” Cultural Movement.                  For further information on the walks
Venue: Rialto Theatre                         please contact 25362756.
Time: 20:30
Entrance: €7, €5. Tickets available at the    GERMASOGEIA WALKS
theatre’s box office (tel. 77777745) and      Every Wednesday (in English) -
online at www.rialto.com.cy.                  October to April.
For further information please contact        Each walk will be organised on every
77777745.                                     alternate week.
                                              Each walk will be organised on every
                                              alternate week.
LEMESOS (LIMASSOL) WALK
A stroll in Neapolis, Nemesos,                1. Germasogeia - A Village Blessed by
Limassol….Lemesos.                            Water
See the best of Lemesos in a Walking          This tour aims to take visitors to the
Tour organised by the Municipality of         peaceful,     picturesque      village    of
Lemesos in collaboration with the Cyprus      Germasogeia 15 minutes away from the
Tourism Organisation and the Cyprus           beach, to stroll through its narrow streets,
Tourist Guides Association. The tour aims     see its special architecture, visit its
to giving you the opportunity to get to       churches, and feel the village life. Water
know the historical centre of Lemesos by      has always been the most important
walking through its narrow streets which      element    in      the   development      of
visually “narrate” its long history.          Germasogeia. It is bounded by the sea in
Monuments of the past, traditional            the south and on its north it has as a
workshops, unique architectural features,     physical boundary, the water dam of
the bustling life of the old market and       Germasogeia fed by the river Amathos
traditional shops all reflect the city´s      coming from the mountains of Troodos.
atmosphere, the main element of this tour.    The tour also includes a visit to the water
                                              dam of Germasogeia.
Every Monday (in English)
Starting point: CTO Information Office,       2. Discover the Natural Environment of
142 Agiou Andreou Str.                        Germasogeia
Time: 10:00                                   This tour aims to discover the nature of
Free guiding and participation                Germasogeia. The idea is to walk away
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from the village to the serene                Time: 9:00-18:00
surroundings of the area and enjoy a          Organised by the “The City of Handcraft”
relaxing stroll wandering the hills of        (Politexnies).
Germasogeia. The participants of the tour     For further information please contact
will enjoy a ride in the old Bedford bus,     99073100.
which drives partly through an earthen
road. They will walk (there is some up hill
walking) for more than half an hour along          EVENTS IN TROODOS
the nature trail of the area off Phinicaria
laid out by the Forestry Department and
enjoy the magnificent view of the water       SAT, 3 NOV - SUN, 4 NOV
dam and river. In the winter colourful        4TH ANNUAL SEMINAR & EXHIBITION:
flowers and shrubs cover the valley. The      AROMATIC AND HEALING HERBS OF
herbs and wild flowers and tree blossoms      CYPRUS
give a variety of colours and scents.         Organised by the Troodos Tourism Board.
                                              Venue: Platres Cultural Centre
Starting Point: CTO Information Office,       Time: 17:00-20:00 (3/11)
22     Georgiou    A´,   Potamos     tis            9:30-12:00 (4/11)
Germasogeias, Eastern Entrance of             Free participation but pre-registration is
Dasoudi      Beach,     Tourist  area,        necessary.
Germasogeia.                                  For further information please contact
Time: 10.00-13.00                             99352547.
Free guiding and participation
Booking in advance is necessary,              SUN, 11 NOV
giving name and hotel.                        GRAPE FEAST - “OPENING OF THE
                                              PITHARI”
Offered by the Germasogeia Municipality       The programme includes the revival of the
in collaboration with the Cyprus Tourism      ancient custom of “pithigia”, a music
Organisation and the Cyprus Tourist           performance as well as wine and a variety
Guides Association.                           of local products offered free of charge to
                                              all visitors. Organised by the Koilani
Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides        Community Council and the Troodos
Association in collaboration with the         Tourism Board.
Cyprus Tourism Organisation.                  Venue: Koilani Village Square
                                              The Troodos Tourism Board offers free
For further information and bookings          transportation by bus to the event location
please contact 25323211.                      from Lemesos (Limassol). Departure
                                              from the CTO Information Office in
OPEN AIR CREATIVE MARKET                      Germasogeia         (Lemesos):       12:00.
Every 2nd Saturday of the month               Departure from the Festival: 16:00. For
An art crafts market by independent           reservations please contact 25323211
artistis and creative people.                 (CTO Information Office in Germasogeia).
Venue: Old Fruit and Vegetable Market         Time: 13:00 onwards
(Pantopoulio)                                 Free Entance

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For further information please contact         Closed on Sunday and public holidays.
99352547.                                      For further information please contact
                                               24814555, 22718603.

                                               FRI, 5 OCT - THU, 10 JAN
     EVENTS IN LARNAKA                         4TH CYPRUS - MALTA CERAMICS
                                               EXHIBITION
SUN, 8 JAN - SUN, 16 DEC                       A ceramics exhibition featuring various
MUSICAL SUNDAYS                                events and demonstrations by the
Organised by the Cyprus Tourism                members of the Pottery and Ceramics
Organisation in co-operation with the          Association. Organised by the Larnaka
Larnaka Municipality.                          Municipality and the Cyprus Pottery and
SUN, 4 NOV                                     Ceramics Association.
“Jazz Moods”, with the “Sixth Sense”           Venue: Larnaka Municipal Archives
music ensemble                                 Museum
SUN, 11 NOV                                    Visiting hours: 9:00-13:00 & 15:00-18:00
Traditional Cypriot and Greek dances with      (Mon-Fri)
the Agia Napa Municipality dance group         Free Entrance
SUN, 18 NOV                                    For further information please contact
Music from all over the world with the “Trio   24629333.
Tico” music ensemble                           MON, 8 OCT - THU, 10 JAN
SUN, 25 NOV                                    ART EXHIBITION
“The Classics”, well known Greek songs         An art exhibition with works by artists
with the “Demetris Fanis” music ensemble       Evros Evriviades, Andreas Paraskeva,
Venue:        Larnaka Seafront Stage,          Maria Tourou and Mikella Psara.
Foinikoudes.                                   Organised by the Larnaka Municipality.
Time: 11:00                                    Venue: Larnaka Municipal Gallery
For further information please contact         Visiting hours: 9:00-13:00 & 15:00-18:00
22691221, 24654322.                            (Mon-Fri), 9:00-13:00 (Sat). Closed on
                                               Sunday
SUN, 9 SEP - MON, 31 DEC                       Free Entrance
ART EXHIBITION                                 For further information please contact
“A Meeting of Contemporary and Ancient         24658848.
Art”
An exhibition by well-known Cypriot artist
Theodoulos Georgiou. Organised by the          LARNAKA WALKS
Laiki Bank Cultural Centre Within the          Every Wednesday
framework of the cultural events               LARNAKA-PAST AND PRESENT
programme for the Cyprus Presidency of         This walk covers the history of Larnaka
the Council of the European Union.             and its development by focusing on the
Venue: Pierides - Laiki Bank Museum            role that the sea had throughout the
Visiting hours: 9:00-13:00 & 14:00-18:00       centuries.
(Tue-Fri), 9:00-14:30 (Mon & Sat).             Starting point: CTO Information Office,
                                               Vasileos Pavlou Square.
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Time 10:00                                     Tours on the ‘Love Bus’ operate two times
Free guiding and participation                 a day during the winter and take in various
Booking in advance is necessary                sites of interest within the city. Each tour
                                               lasts two hours and includes stops at the
Every Friday                                   following sites: Angeloktisti Church, the
SCALA - ITS CRAFTSMEN                          old aqueduct of Kamares, the Hala Sultan
Scala is around the area Larnaka Fort and      Mosque, the Salt Lake and Phaneromeni
Agios Lazaros Church. The aim of this          Church.
walk is to explore the area and visit the      Starting point: Palm-tree promenade
Handicraft Workshops created by young          ‘Phinikoudes’ (along Athens Avenue).
ceramic artist most of who are inspired by     Time: 11:00, 15:00 (winter timetable:
ancient Cypriot art.                           November-February)
The Walk goes through picturesque              Prices: €10 for adults and €5 for children.
streets of the Turkish sector of Larnaka,      Operated by: “Love Buses Ltd”. For
where visitors have the chance to see          further    information     please    contact
traditional white washed houses, houses        97761761, 99761761.
with kiosks and the present use of this        Website: www.larnakaregion.com
residential area.
                                               LARNAKA CITY CRUISERS (BIKING
Starting point: Larnaka Fort (Medieval         TOURS)
Museum).                                       Tourists and locals alike can view the
Time: 10:00                                    sights of Larnaka from a different angle by
Free guiding and participation                 renting a ‘City Cruiser’ biking tour. The
Booking in advance is necessary                special passenger bikes - which look a
                                               little like buggy carts with pedals - are
Offered by the Larnaka Municipality in         already popular in other European
collaboration with the Cyprus Tourism          destinations where riders (with very strong
Organisation and the Cyprus Tourist            legs!) cycle with their passengers in the
Guides Association.                            back enjoying the sights. The bikes are an
Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides         environmentally friendly way to travel as
Association in collaboration with the          they use a solar-powered battery, meet all
Cyprus Tourism Organisation.                   European safety standards and are
                                               operated by trained riders who know first-
For further information and bookings           aid. They are also suitable for people with
please contact 24654322.                       disabilities.
                                               There are three tours on offer: The City
LARNAKA          LOVE        BUS      CITY     Centre Tour (which takes in the town
SIGHTSEEING                                    centre with all its shops), The Arts and
Larnaka City Tour with an open-air             Culture Tour (which takes in the
double-decker Bus                              workshops and galleries of Larnaka), and
An open-air double-decker bus offers           a Historical Tour Around the Town (which
tourists the opportunity to see the bustling   takes in the museums, churches and
city of Larnaka!                               ancient monuments).


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These are the first bikes of their kind on   A     group     exhibition    of   painting,
the island and are certain to offer          photography, sculpture by Dutch artists
something unique to anyone who wants to      Jan de Beus, Joke Leicht and Paul
see Larnaka and its sights in a memorable    Nassenstein. On 9/11 (Friday), at 20hrs,
way.                                         artist Jan de Beus is going to talk about
Cost: €12 (45 - 50 minutes) per bike (for    his works together with a documentary
two persons) with rider.                     about British artist Howard Hodgkin.
For further information contact 70005960     Venue: Chiaki Kamikawa Contemporary
or info@mycitycruisers.com.                  Art
Website: www.larnakaregion.com               Visiting     hours:      10:00-13:00    and
                                             16:00-18:00 (Mon-Fri), 10:00-13:30 (Sat).
                                             Closed on Sunday.
                                             Free Entrance
       EVENTS IN PAFOS                       For further information please contact
                                             99311225.
SUN, 2 JAN - SUN, 18 DEC
MUSICAL SUNDAYS                              FRI, 2 NOV
Organised by the Cyprus Tourism              CONCERT
Organisation in co-operation with the        “20th Century Music (II)”
Pafos Municipality.                          With soloist Marios Nicolaou (percussion).
SUN, 4 NOV                                   Conductor: Kypros Markou. Organised by
Re-enactment of traditional Cypriot          the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.
wedding wit the “Limassol Association of     Venue: Markideion Theatre
Folkloric Researchers”                       Time: 20:30
SUN, 11 NOV                                  Entrance: €12, €7 (18-26 years old and
Vocal music with the “Scent of a Woman”      pensioners). Free entrance vouchers for
music ensemble                               students under 18 years old. Tickets
SUN, 18 NOV                                  available at the theatre’s box office
Re-enactment of traditional Cypriot          (tel. 26932571).
wedding with the “Aphrodite Geroskipou”      For further information please contact
Folklore Association                         22463144, 26932571.
SUN, 25 NOV                                  WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy
“Let’s Rock” with the “Cold Shot” rock
band                                         SAT, 3 NOV
Venue: Archaeological Park Entrance,         COMEDY SHOW
Limanaki, Kato Pafos                         With Paul Lambis. The programme
Time: 11:00                                  includes stand-up, banter, and stories
For further information please contact       from Lambis’ autobiography “Where is
22691221, 26932841, 26930521.                home”.
                                             Venue: Markideion Theatre
SAT, 20 OCT - SAT, 10 NOV                    Time: 20:30
ART EXHIBITION                               Entrance: €12, €10, €8
“Dutch Wonder”                               For further information and bookings
                                             please contact 96343687, 26932571.
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THU, 22 NOV                                     Pafos Town Centre (Ktima) has so much
CONCERT                                         more to it….
“The 3 Great Composers of the Classical         Through historic references, linked with
Period”                                         some very important historic phases
With soloist Martino Tirimo (piano).            including Medieval, Ottoman, British and
Conductor: Julius Kalmar. Organised by          modern times; one will ‘walk’ into the past
the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra.                  but will also get better acquainted with the
Venue: Markideion Theatre                       commercial centre of Pafos.
Time: 20:30                                     The walk is led by a licensed CTO
Entrance: €12, €7 (18-26 years old and          qualified guide. It lasts about two and a
pensioners). Free entrance vouchers for         half hours, including a half-hour break for
students under 18 years old. Tickets            refreshments.
available at the theatre’s box office
(tel.   26932571)    and    online   at         Starting point: CTO Information Office,
www.rialto.com.cy.                              3 Gladstonos Str.
For further information please contact          Time: 10:00
22463144, 26932571.                             Free guiding and participation
WEBSITE: www.cyso.org.cy                        Booking in advance is necessary

                                                Offered by the Pafos Municipality in
PAFOS WALK                                      collaboration with the Cyprus Tourism
Every Thursday                                  Organisation and the Cyprus Tourist
STROLLING AROUND PAFOS TOWN                     Guides Association.
CENTRE (KTIMA)                                  Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides
In an effort to get visitors acquainted with    Association in collaboration with the
Pafos Town Centre (Ktima), which is the         Cyprus Tourism Organisation.
newest part of the city of Pafos as
opposed to New Pafos, the ancient               For further information and bookings
Hellenistic and Roman Capital of Cyprus,        please contact 26932841.
the Municipality of Pafos would like to
invite everyone to visit Pafos Town Centre
(Ktima) and get to know this part of Pafos,
incorrectly considered as merely a                  EVENTS IN AGIA NAPA
shopping area.
The walking tour Strolling around Pafos         THU, 15 OCT - THU, 21 MAR
Town Centre (Ktima) aims to provide an          AGIA NAPA CULTURAL WINTER
overall picture of Pafos and how Pafos          Organised by the Agia Napa Municipality.
Town Centre        evolved and developed        THU, 15 NOV
from the late Byzantine and Medieval            Traditional Cypriot and Greek dances with
times to what as it was called until recently   the Agia Napa Municipality dance group.
Κtima. The Pafos Town Centre (Ktima) is         THU, 22 NOV
associated with the local everyday life of
the population. For the Pafians though,


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Violin and piano recital with soloists       AGIA NAPA WALK - November
Andreas P. Nicolaou (violin) and Kyriakos    (starting 14/11) to April.
Kyriakou (piano).                            Agia Napa and the Sea: A Different
THU, 29 NOV                                  Dimension
Greek music and dances with the musical      This “walk” interprets the historic
group of the “Cavo Greco” cultural club      connection of the area of Agia Napa with
and the “Kimon Xylotymbou” dance group.      the sea and the recent development of the
Venue: Agia Napa Municipal Conference        village. The participants are driven to
Hall                                         Cape Greco to walk up to the top of the
Time: 20:00                                  “tigani” (flat bottomed frying pan) where
Free Entrance                                they will have the chance to learn about
For further information please contact       the archaeology of the area, its connection
23816307.                                    with the sea, and get to know its natural
                                             beauties. Then they will be driven to Ayii
TUE, 6 NOV - TUE, 26 MARCH                   Anargiri, a chapel in the northern part of
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES AND                   Cape Greco. After a coffee break, the
WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS                         “walk” continues along the coast to the
A variety of educational programmes,         archaeological site of Makronisos.
workshops and activities for adults that
promote with great respect and admiration    Every other Wednesday
Cyprus’ history and culture, archaeology,    - in English and German
arts, marine and natural environment. The    - in English and Swedish
participants have the opportunity apart      Guided bus tour.
from theoretical aspects to active
participate and learn among others the art   Starting point: CTO Information Office in
of clay and ceramic, glass hagiography,      Agia Napa, 12 Leoforos Kryou Nerou.
basket making, mosaic, weaving and           Time: 10:00
hand-made jeweller.                          Free guiding and participation
Organised by the Agia Napa Municipality.     Booking in advance is necessary
TUE, 6 NOV
The art of clay and ceramic                  Offered by the Agia Napa Municipality in
TUE, 13 NOV                                  collaboration with the Cyprus Tourism
Traditional basket making                    Organisation and the Cyprus Tourist
TUE, 20 NOV                                  Guides Association.
The handmade jeweller                        Organised by the Cyprus Tourist Guides
Venue: Thalassa Agia Napa Municipal          Association in collaboration with the
Museum                                       Cyprus Tourism Organisation.
Time: 15:00
Free participation                           For further information and bookings
For further information please contact       please contact 23721796.
23816366.
WEBSITE: www.thalassamuseum.org.cy



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USEFUL TELEPHONES
Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education and
Culture 22800933
Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation 22128157
Cyprus Theatrical Organisation 22492900
Nicosia Municipal Theatre 77772717
Pallas Theatre 22410181
Strovolos Municipal Theatre 22313010
Lemesos Patticheion Municipal Theatre 25343341
Larnaka Patticheion Theatre 24629300
Larnaka Town Hall Theatre 24665794
Pafos Markideion Theatre 26932571
Rialto Theatre 25343900, 77777745
State Gallery of Contemporary Art 22304947
Famagusta Gate 22430877
The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre 22797400
Lefkosia Municipality Cultural Services 23816300
Anastasios Leventis G Foundation 22667706
Pierides Foundation 24651345
Skali Cultural Centre 22336363
Paralimni Municipality 23819212
Agia Napa Municipality 23816307
Polis Chrysochous Municipality 26321321
Pafos Aphrodite festival Ltd 26822218
Pharos Arts Foundation 22663871
Artos Cultural and Research Foundation 22445455
Theatre ENA 22348203
www.cyprus-tickets.com 7000-9303

NOTE: The Cyprus Tourism Organisation cannot
 accept responsibility for any changes in any of
the events listed above, that may occur due to
unforeseen factors. Please contact the organisers
by phone for confirmation.




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