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Smigies Picninc Site

Polis Chrysochous – Neo Chorio – Akamas road, 7 km from Polis and 2 km from Neo Chorio next to the dirt road leading...

Timi Picnic Site

Located near Timi – Paphos Airport road, 1 km before the Airport in the coastal eucalyptus forest. Maximum Capacity: 800 persons Rules of conduct of visitors ...

4 Venetian bridges in Cyprus that will leave you breathless

Roudia Venetian Bridge Roudia Bridge although is one of the most beautiful venetian bridges in Cyprus, it is rarely mentioned in tourist guides. Most people...

ΕΟΚΑ Hideouts / Spilia – Kourdali

The EOKA Hideouts were a system which consisted of three lairs, storage rooms, a cooking room, observatories and others which were situated on the...

Trozena Bridge

Trozena bridge is located at the abandoned village of Trozena in Limassol district. The house of village are all ruined but the landscape is...

Rizoelia Picnic Site

1 km from Aradippou village, west of the Nicosia – Larnaca highway, in the Rizoelia National Forest Park. Maximum Capasity in persons 150 Rules of conduct...

Birdwatching in Cyprus

Tourists are not the only visitors that ‘flock’ to Cyprus... a variety of feathered friends - both migrating and indigenous - also favour the...

Xerargaka Picnic Site

Astromeritis – Kalopanagiotis road and site road on the left before Orkontas, 25km from Astromeritis. Maximum capacity in persons 650 Altitude 600 The photographic material is courtesy...

Xystarouda Picnic Site

Pedoulas – Kykkos road 9 km from Pedoulas, next to the road. Maximum Capasity in persons 250 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors to the picnic and...

Komititzi Picnic Site

Forest road from Pedoulas – Kykkos road after the Xistarouda picnic site 5 km from Xystarouda or 10 km from Kykkos monastery through Milikouri...

Gefiri tou Livadiou Picnic Site

Pomos – Stavros Psokas, forest road, 12 km from Pomos near the road. Maximum Capasity in persons 400 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors to the...

Kalonomati Picnic Site

Orkontas – Pyrgos Tillirias road, 25 km from Orkontas or the old Kampos – Potamos Kampou road, 8 km from Kampos village. Maximum Capasity in...

Pera Vasa Picnic Site

Agios Nikolaos – Djelefou bridge road, 9 km from Agios Nikolaos village after Djelefu bridge and the Arminou dam. Maximum Capasity in persons 250 Rules of...

Agios Merkourios Picnic Site

Polis Chrysochous – Stavros tis Psokas road through Lysos, 20 km from Polis and 4 km from Aftoullina locality, site street to the left,...

Pykni Picnic Site

Pegeia – Kathikas road, 3 km from Pegeia and 6 km from Kathikas, in the Pegeia state forest. Maximum Capasity in persons 500 Rules of conduct...

Kavos (Circular) – Ammochostos (Famagusta) District, Cape Gkreko National Forest Park Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.963785 Lon: 34.067116 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.963785 Lon: 34.067116 Altitude of the starting point: 64m Altitude of the highest...

Chrysovrysi (Linear)

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.929738 Lon: 32.924810 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.927571 Lon: 32.934557 Altitude of the starting point: 1,308m Altitude...

Argolachania (Mesa Potamos) Picnic Site

Saittas – Mesa Potamos Monastery forest road, 7 km from Saittas and site road to the left before the Monastery. Also access through P....

Kakomallis Picnic Site

Louvaras – Kakomallis road, 6 km south of Louvaras village, next to Kakomallis forest station. Maximum Capasity in persons 400 Rules of conduct of visitors Visitors...

Agia Paraskevi Picnic Site

Limassol – Kalo Chorio – Agros road, 3 km from Gerasa crossroad, to the left of the road, 3 km before Kalo Chorio. Maximum Capasity...

Trooditissa Xerokolymbos Picnic Site

Platres – Prodromos road, 6 km from Platres to the right of the road before Trooditissa Monastery. Maximum Capasity in persons 700 Rules of conduct of...

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Taste

Poulles (Υoung kolokassi)

Either you thrash the coriander seeds in a mortar, without making them into dust, or you gradually crush them in a blender. Remove the edges...

Pork cooked in wine

Crush the coriander seeds in a pestle and mortar or pulse-blend in a blender, taking care not to over-grind. Put the meat in bowl (not...

Lefkaritikos tavas – O ‘protinos’

Wash and dry the meat and rice separately. In a ‘tava’ (oven proof deep clay pot) first put a layer of five-six pieces of meat...

Local cuisine: An introduction

Rich in fresh ingredients and tasty herbs, offers the very best of Mediterranean culinary delights. Head out to a tavern and feast on a...