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Events and Traditional occupations in Laiki Geitonia Neighbourhood in Lefkosia – December 2018

Organisers: Management Committee of Tenants in Laiki Geitonia – Nicosia (Lefkosia) Municipality

Laiki Geitonia is a traditional neighbourhood inside the city walls. A stroll in this pedestrianised area gives the perfect insight into life in the Lefkosia of yesterday with its buildings that date from the 18th century and its narrow winding streets lined with little shops and craft workshops.

EVENTS IN LAIKI GEITONIA – DECEMBER 2018

Monday to Saturday
The art of “Lefkaritiko”embroidery taught by Mrs Maria, a hand embroidery expert from Lefkara village.
Venue: 6, Aristokyprou Street
Time: 11.30

Tuesday
Exhibition – presentation – offer of Cyprus olives, olive oil and derivatives.
Venue:15, Aristokiprou Street
Time: 11:00

Tuesday to Sunday
Tour of The Leventis Municipal Museum of Lefkosia
Exhibition on the history of Lefkosia (Nicosia)
The birth and the development of a capital, Byzantine – Medieval period.

Wednesday to Saturday
Pasteli preparation
Join us as we make the traditional Cypriot “Pasteli”, healthy nutritious bars made from caramelised carob syrup or honey and nuts.
Venue: 35, Aristokiprou Street
Laiiki Geitonia
Time: 10:30

Thursday
Presentation of Cypriot cuisine
Venue: 27, Aristokiprou Street
Aristotle Street 27
Laiiki Geitonia
Time: 10.00

Wednesday 12/12/2018: 15.00 Laiki Geitonia Christmas Tree lighting.
Symposium of the Association of Tourist Agents and Management Committee
From Saturday, December 01, 2018
To Monday, December 31, 2018

Region : LEFKOSIA

City : LEFKOSIA MUNICIPALITY

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