Cyprus is known as the island of love and boasts so many qualities that it is unbelievable. Unraveled beauties lie in Cyprus among the beautiful crystal clear Mediterranean waters and stretches of sandy beaches you will discover amazing churches, caves and Greek monuments that will never cease to amaze. The traditional language is Cypriot although most people speak English as well. If you venture in to the older towns you will see many older men, sitting with friends, playing the local game of ‘tavli’ also known as backgammon and drinking ‘frappe’ which is like a cold coffee. They sit and watch the world go by and you won’t be able to stop and look in amazement…
Paphos is a city on the southwest coast Cyprus. It dates back to the Neolithic times and is know for its modern harbour, ancient Tomb of the Kings ruins and its Paphos archaeological park.
Nicosia is also know as Lefkosia and is the capital of Cyprus.The Cyprus Museum in Nicosia is the oldest and largest Museum in Cyprus.
Limassol is a city on the southern coast of Cyprus. Home to some great restaurants, the marina, sculpture park and Archaeological museum. Once a year the carnival takes to the streets in Limasol bringing more life to the bustling city.
Larnaca is located on the south coast of Cyprus and is home to one of the main island airports. It's known for Finikoudes Beach stretching the length of the promenade and is a well known diving site for the Zenobia wreck.
Protaras is a beach resort town on the eastern side of the island. Its well known for beautiful beaches, clear waters and its family friendly atmosphere. Plus its our home so we are a little bias but its beautiful here.
Ayia Napa & Ayia Thekla
Ayia Napa is a bustling village known for its stunning beaches and family restaurants. Its largely popular with weddings and also known for its coming to life after hours. There are more party beaches here hosting concerts and foam parties.
Kapparis is another beach side resort well known for being open all year round. Its home to beaches such as Firemans beach and Malama beach and also home to the dog beach in the area.
Pernera is a beach side resort with an abundance of bars and restaurants that are family orientated. Its known for its coves and beaches and the walkway linking it to Protaras.
Cape Greco is a must visit, stunning beaches like Konnos lined with the nature reserve forest. Its also really well known for the sea caves, diving, boat trips and horse riding. Cliff bar is a must for a refreshing drink with a view.
With so many places to choose from its hard to pick out the great ones. Don't worry we have a picked out our top places so you can try local places with amazing food. Coming soon!
Things to do in Cyprus
So many things to see and do its hard to know what to skip and what to add to the must see list. Don't worry we have you covered. Stay tuned for our ideas of how to make the most out of your trip.
Cyprus Beach Guide
It's true we have some truly amazing beaches and there is something for everyone. If you are looking for a local beach, a famous beach, a party beach or a cove out of the way we have them. Coming soon!