It is widely believed that Cyprus is the birthplace of Aphrodite- The goddess of beauty it is no shock that Cyprus is filled with beautiful landscapes and coastlines. Here you will find golden beaches, turquoise waters and ancient buildings. There are two very distinct cultures to enjoy in Cyprus as the island divides politically into two, with the independent republic of Cyprus in the South and the North belonging to Turkey.
● The island is divided into two politically, meaning there are two main cultures
to explore, the Independent Republic of Cyprus in the South and the North
belonging to Turkey aka the Greek Cyprus.
● Cyprus is the spiritual home of the Halloumi Cheese
● The Currency in Cyprus is the Euro
● The whole town of Paphos is a UNESCO World Heritage site
Things To Do
Cyprus is a major tourist destination with warm temperatures, pristine beaches and calm shores, holidays in Cyprus are ideal if you are looking for a sunny holiday filled with culture and beauty.
History of Cyprus dates back to the Neolithic period and the archaeological remains that scatter the landscape provide an intriguing insight into the historical past of Cyprus. From Traditional Cypriot folk music to Chalcolithic art Cyprus is a culture vultures paradise.
Foodies can enjoy local dishes including seafood, grilled lamb, almonds and courgettes.
Beach lovers will be a bliss with crystal clear waters and soft powdery sand, there are plenty of spots around the island for either lounging around or for water sports and adventure. Ayia Napa is famous for its modern shopping, buzzing nightlife, fantastic beaches and historical buildings.