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Limassol (Lemessos) is situated in the south of the island and it is Cyprus main industrial and maritime area and also the second biggest town of the country. Its population is about 135.000 and rises during holiday times because of Read More →


The advantages of Larnaca as a tourist resort are numerous. The town is large enough to give everything one may need but still is not overcrowded especially at its beautiful beaches which extend for 25 km (16 mi). The archaeological sites and Read More →


Famagusta is a city on the east coast of Cyprus and capital of the Famagusta District . It lies on the east coast in a bay between Capes Greco and Eloea, east of Nicosia , and possesses the deepest harbour Read More →

Agia Napa

Ayia Napa, located southeast of the islands coast, is reputable for its tourist resort all over Europe. It is one of Cyprus's most popular beach resorts. Normally the little village has less than 1000 inhabitants, but during summer season it hosts more than 10.000 Read More →

Useful Advices

  • Cyprus shares with the rest of Europe a threat from international terrorism. Attacks could be indiscriminate and against civilian targets.
  • Cyprus has a strict policy of zero tolerance towards drugs.
  • Beware of strong seas and only swim at approved beaches.
  • Before Read More →

Cyprus Public Holidays

2008 1 Jan New Year's Day. 6 Jan Epiphany. 10 Mar  Green Monday. 25 Mar Greek Independence Day. 1 Apr Greek Cypriot National Day. 25 Apr  Greek Orthodox Good Friday. 28 Apr  Greek Orthodox Easter Monday. 1 May Labour Day. 16 Jun  Pentecost (Kataklysmos). 15 Aug Assumption. 1 Oct  Cyprus Independence Day. 28 Oct Read More →

Paphos Museums

Pafos District Archeological Museum Address: Griva Digeni 43 Tel.: 00357-26240215 Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 9-17; Sunday 10-13 Attractive collection of Cypriot antiquities from Pafos area, dating from Neolithic Age to 1700 AD. Byzantine Museum Address: A. Ioannou 3 next to Bishopric Tel.: 00357-26231393 Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9-17 (June-Sept. Read More →

Larnaca Museums

Larnaca District Archeological Museum Address: At the seafront promenade Tel.: 00357-24630169 Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 9-17; Sunday 10-13 Interesting collection of find from Larnaka area dating from the Neolithic Age to the Roman period. The Pierides Foundation Museum Address: Zinonos Kitieos Tel.: 00357-24652495 Opening hours: 1 st . Read More →

Nicosia Museums

Cyprus Museum Address: Mouseiou 1, Tel.: 00357-22865864 Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 9-17; Sunday 10-13 Priceless and fascinating collections of Cypriot antiquities and treasures from Neolithic Age to Early Byzantine period. Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia Address: Ippokratus 17, near Laiki Geitonia, Tel.: 00357-22661475 Opening hours: Tuesday-Sunday 10-16:30 The Read More →

Limassol Museums

Lemesos District Archeological Museum Address: Near old port Tel.: 00357-25330419 Opening hours: Monday-Saturday 9-17; Sunday 10-13 Interesting collection of antiquities found in Lemesos area from Neolithic Age to Roman Period. Municipal Folk Art Museum Address: Agiou Andreou 253 Tel.: 00357-25362303 Opening hours: Monday-Friday 8:30-13:30; Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 15-17:30 (June-September Read More →