NICOSIA, 16 May 2009 - The promotion of
the history and the invaluable culture of Cyprus is
generally integrated in major sporting events held here.
The XIII Games of the Small States of Europe, to be held
in Cyprus 1-6 June 2009, is a wonderful opportunity to
delegations of the seven visiting countries will be
given the chance to witness first hand the culture,
history and civilisation of Cyprus through various
events organised by CYPRUS 2009 in parallel with the
and Closing Ceremonies are will have strong elements of
the Cypriot civilisation.
of the foreign delegations will also be given the chance
to take part in a guided tour of Nicosia and the
monuments of the city, hosted by Titina Loizidou,
through a three-hour voyage into the history, art and
culture of Cyprus.
Organising Committee of the XIII GSSE will also provide
participants with the opportunity to get to know Cyprus
through dance and song in several other events that will
take place throughout the duration of the Games.