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Thousands attend Aglandjia carnival parade (video)

Photo: Christos Theodorides

Aglandjia on Sunday welcomed thousands of visitors at its annual carnival parade, the highlight of a week full of events.

The parade, organised by Aglandzia municipality and STS Events, took place on Kyrenia Avenue.

After the parade visitors could take part in activities organised at the Carnival Tent for children and adults alike.

To avoid traffic congestion the municipality, in cooperation with the transport minister and bus companies Osel and Kapnos, had arranged for free bus rides from the city centre and other locations to and from the area the festivities were held.

A children’s carnival parade also took place in Limassol where around 8,000 people participated. The Limassol Carnival’s King led the parade with his chariot along the coastal road, from the zoo to the old harbour. A party followed at the old Limassol harbour area.

(Aglandjia carnival parade – Video and photos by Christos Theodorides)

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