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Kolossi Medieval Castle

Kolossi Castle is a fine example of military architecture. It was originally built in the 13th century and rebuilt in its present form in...

Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Palaipafos

The archaeological site of Palaipafos (‘old Pafos’ in Greek) is located in Kouklia Village and was one of the most important city-kingdoms of Cyprus,...

Kalavasos – Tenta Archaeological Site

The Neolithic Age settlement of Tenta is situated a short distance from Kalavasos village and dates to 7000 BC. It is one of the...

Loutra – Ottoman Hamam

Located near the old marketplace in Pafos, the Ottoman Hamam (baths) is a stone-vaulted building with three areas: a reception area, an intermediate area...

Paphos Medieval Fort

Originally a Byzantine fort built to protect the harbour, the fort was rebuilt by the Lusignans in the 13th century, but then dismantled by...

Kasteliotissa Medieval Hall

Situated within the walled city of Nicosia, this hall was part of the Lusignan palace and dates back to the 13th-14th century. Kasteliotissa, with...

Kourion Stadium (Limassol district)

Kourion was an important city-kingdom in antiquity and stands as one of the most impressive archaeological sites in Cyprus. Located 20km west of Lemesos (Limassol),...

Agios Georgios, Pegeia

Agios Georgios (St George) at Peyeia is a well-known pilgrimage site on Cape Drepanon in the Pafos district in the west of Cyprus. In...

Kourion Archaeological Site

The archaeological remains of Kourion - which was one of the island’s most important city-kingdoms in antiquity - are of the most impressive on...

The Archaeological Site Of Alambra

To the south-east of the village of Alambra, a series of archeological excavations have brought to light a settlement as well as a burial...

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Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...