Promotional month of Cyprus in Larnaka International Airport

Promotional month of Cyprus in Larnaka International Airport

For a second consecutive year, Larnaka International Airport organises the promotional month of Cyprus, offering travellers the opportunity to experience unique moments from the rich cultural heritage of the island.

According to a press release, for the whole month of April, the departures area of the airport will host scenes from the cherished Cypriot countryside! Traditional folklore songs and dances, dishes, arts and crafts – created live by traditional artists, are some of the key features which will be displayed at Larnaka airport for the passengers just before their departure from Cyprus.

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the event at Larnaka Airport, the Chief Executive Officer of Hermes Airports, Wes Porter, expressed his immense satisfaction for the organisation of this promotional event for a second year. As he said, this fact, demonstrates that “Living Cyprus” has now become a successful establishment which has managed, not only to represent the beauties of Cyprus at the airport but also to gain the support and appreciation of the travelling public.

In his address, the Mayor of Larnaka, Andreas Louroutziatis stressed that “such efforts significantly contribute to the promotion of the Cypriot tradition and the tourism products of the island. These events, also provide a significant opportunity, both, to Cypriots and the foreign visitors to experience our traditional products. Such kind of events also fall within the scope of our own promotional strategy, undertaken by the local authorities targeting to the development of the sustainable tourism” he said.

Once again, the event “Living Cyprus” is offering to all travellers of Larnaka airport the opportunity of experiencing an interactive journey back to time and the rich culture and tradition of Cyprus. The event also aims to strengthen various equivalent initiatives undertaken by the country’s tourism stakeholders towards making Cyprus an established favourite all year round destination.

CNA/TNE/GCH 2015
ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY