All conditions created in Azerbaijani region for Eurovision-2012 song contest guests
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 12 / Trend I. Isabalayeva /
All the conditions have been created to accommodate guests wishing to arrive in Sheki during the Eurovision-2012 song contest, head of the Culture and Tourism Department of Sheki city Aydin Ibrahimkhalilov told Trend today.
He said that at present, hotels, recreation and entertainment centers, the Olympic Sports Complex facilities are able to receive about 1,000 tourists. All necessary measures were made to increase the level of services at these facilities. They are connected to high speed internet. Employees of hotels attended the special training.
He added that the tourists can be accommodated in specially designated private homes in case of necessity.
Foreigners will be able to see the famous architectural and historical monuments - the Sheki Khans' palace, the hotel complex Yuxari Karvansaray , ancient Albanian temple in the village of Kish and others, he added.
The 57th Eurovision Song Contest will be held in the Baku Crystal Hall near State Flag Square. The semi-finals will be held in Baku on May 22 and May 24 and the final on May 26. The logo for the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is 'Fire Flower', while the motto is Light your fire.
Azerbaijan won the right to host the prestigious European song contest after the victory of Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal (Ell / Nikki) at Eurovision 2011 in Dusseldorf, Germany last May.