Azerbaijani President attends opening of “Small Venetian town” at Seaside National Park (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 28 /Trend /
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has today attended the opening of the "Small Venetian town" at the Seaside National Park after a major overhaul.
The "Small Venetian town" was built in 1960. The President ordered to revamp the facility during his inspection of the construction of a new building for the State Museum of Azerbaijan Carpet and Applied Arts in 2011.
The President was informed that the redevelopment of the "Small Venetian town" saw the expansion of the existing channels and the construction of additional bridges and two restaurants, one offering Western cuisine and the other Eastern. New boats were purchased for the town.
The President hailed the redevelopment of the "Small Venetian town", and stressed the importance of ensuring high standards of leisure and recreation for Baku residents and guests.
President Ilham Aliyev then inspected the construction of a new building for the State Museum of Azerbaijan Carpet and Applied Arts at the Seaside National Park.