Cyprus' Lefkara Lace & the Pattern of Tradition
Can you touch heritage with your hands? In the Lefkara village on the island of Cyprus you can! Leftkara lace making is a tradition brought to Cyprus in the 15th century. Today, its been designated as an item of endangered cultural heritage by UNESCO. Lefkara Handicraft Centre teaches the lace-making tradition to ensure its continued for generations to come. Let BCD give you the back story and local perspectives on Cyprus' cultural heritage before you travel!