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Beautiful pictures of rainbows all over Cyprus

You know what they say, that after the rain comes the rainbow. Well in these pictures, the saying takes shape, creating beautiful sceneries all...

White Christmas: Beautiful pictures of snow in Cyprus

Most of the year in Cyprus we enjoy sunny days. The summers are long and the winters short. That is why we get so...

Winter sceneries in Cyprus that will leave you breathless

Cyprus during winter can be as magical as in summer. The fog, the winter colors of nature, the abandoned buildings and the wild sea...

10 photos of the beautiful autumn sky in Cyprus

Cyprus during autumn is beautiful. The most beautiful and magical thing about Cypriot autumn are its cloudy skies. The following photos were taking by visitors...

Ammati Forest

Ezousa valley is found on the south west part of Troodos mountain range and extends for nearly fifty km. It is dotted by a...

Free winter experience for Larnaca visitors returns

  Larnaca is relaunching a weekly programme with a wonderful array of complimentary activities for foreign and local visitors. The programme is offered every winter for...

Avakas Gorge

A masterpiece of nature, Avakas Gorge is situated in the unspoilt Akamas peninsula in northwest Pafos (Paphos). A trekker’s paradise, it offers spectacular views...

10 nature photos showing the magic of Autumn in Cyprus

Autumn in Cyprus is magical and we have found for you 10 photos proving it. All it takes to discover the magical of autumn...

Xyliatos Dam Picnic Site

Peristerona Morfou – Xyliatos – Lagoudera road, 17 km from Peristerona through Xiliatos and side road to the right of the road beneath Xyliatos...

Athalassa picnic site

8 km from the centre of Nicosia in the National Forest Park of Athalassa and 500 m from Latsia Maximum Capasity in persons 450 Rules of...

Kornos Picnic Site

Picnic site in Kornos, Larnaka district Altitude 380 Location of site Nicosia – Kornos – Limassol highway, 2 km after Kornos to the right of the...

Gefyri tis Panagias Picnic Site

Peristerona Morfou – Platanistasa road, 9 km from Peristerona and Mitsero – Platanistasa road, 6 km from Mitsero, opposite the forest station of Gefyri...

Mantra tou Kampiou Picnic Site

Kapedes – Macheras Monastery road, 5 km from Kapedes on either side of the road. Maximum Capasity in persons 1600 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors to...

Profitis Ilias Picnic Site

Lythrodontas – Vavatsinia road through Macheras forest, 8 km from Lythrodontas next to Profitis Ilias Monastery. Maximum Capasity in persons 150 Rules of conduct of visitors...

Agios Georgios Picnic Site

7 km from the centre of Nicosia in the National Forest Park of Athalassa Maximum Capasity in persons 350 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors to...

Kionia Picnic Site

Kapedes – Macheras Monastery road and 1 km before the Monastery to the left towards Kionia, 6 km from Macheras Monastery and 14 km...

Academy Picnic Site

6 km from the centre of Nicosia in the National Forest Park of the Pedagogical Academy Maximum Capasity in persons 300 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors...

Asinou Picnic Site

Astromeritis – Nikitari – Asinou road, 2km from Nikitari village, next to the road and before the church at Asinou. Maximum Capasity in persons 150 Rules...

Platania Picnic Site

Kakopetria – Troodos road, 6 km from Kakopetria towards Troodos, on the right and left of the road, near Platania forest station. Maximum Capasity in...

Marathos Picnic Site

Kakopetria – Prodromos road, 7 km from Kakopetria and 6 km from Prodromos towards Kakopetria through Pinewood, next to the road. Maximum Capasity in persons...

Agia Pafos Picnic Site

Panagia – Stavros Psokas forest road, 21 km from Panagia and 10 km from Stavros Psokas. Maximum Capasity in persons 200 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors...

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Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...