The legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, Cyprus enjoys year-round sunshine, pretty beaches scenic countryside and a wealth of historical and archaeological sites. Its people are friendly whilst the island’s atmosphere is laid-back and welcoming, making it the perfect destination for a combination of relaxation and culture.
Destinations in Cyprus
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The island has sophisticated cities, which offer visitors a comprehensive range of restaurants, lively bars and interesting museums. Paphos, which is a designated World Heritage Site, has much to delight including the nearby Roman floor mosaics, the burial ground of the Tombs of the Kings and the scenic Rock of Aphrodite.
Head to the cosmopolitan city of Limassol for a bustling social scene with streets filled with restaurants and shops. There is the lovely Molos promenade, a seaside park which is perfect for an evening stroll, two modern marinas and a quaint old town to explore.
Further afield in rural areas, such as the valleys of the Troodos Mountains, you will find quaint villages with atmospheric winding streets, traditional tavernas and ancient ruins.
The island is also home to some of the finest hotels in the Mediterranean with their unique blend of modern facilities and traditional Cypriot charm and service.