Spectacular opening ceremony of Pafos2017 enchants the audience

The city of Pafos is officially the European Capital of Culture for 2017.

In a spectacular ceremony held on Saturday evening in the city’s restored central square, and despite the bitter cold, tens of hundreds of citizens from Pafos and all over Cyprus gathered together to enjoy a unique event.

The beautiful setting and the amazing artists, who gave their best on stage, “enchanted” the audience and stole the show in a magnificent atmosphere of celebration, worthy of the history of the city, which is now at the spotlight of Europe’s “cultural gaze”.