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Pet Hotels in Cyprus

Traveling and can't take your pet with you? No worries! We have found for you all the pet hotels in Cyprus. Pet Nanny Nicosia 99 931693 Hilton Cyprus Modern...

Cyprus useful telephone numbers

In case of emergency, immediate response is given by the following telephone numbers, where English is spoken. Emergencies Ambulance 199 Fire Brigade 199, 112 Police 199, 112 Forest fire 1407 Narcotics Emergency Services 90901401 AIDS Advisory...

Visit Cyprus with your dog

Dog Friendly Beaches Unfortunately, in Cyprus dogs are banned on most public beaches. Be aware that atteding to a beach not specially designated for dogs, you...

About Cyprus

Situated at the north-eastern end of the Mediterranean basin, Cyprus is the third largest island in the region, with an area of 9,251 square...

Entry requirements

Passports and Visas Admission and Transit Restrictions Entry regulations apply only to the areas controlled by the Government of the Republic of Cyprus. A passport is required...

Languages & Religions

Languages The official languages of the island are Greek and Turkish, whilst English is widely spoken. French, German and Russian are also spoken within the...

Climate, Weather forecast, Temperatures

Climate Cyprus enjoys an intense Mediterranean climate, with long dry summers from mid–May to mid–October, and mild winters from December to February, which are separated...

Health & Safety

Safety in Cyprus Cyprus has an excellent reputation for being a safe and friendly place. You can help keep it that way. A few basic...

Time, Working Hours & Holidays

Time Cyprus Time is Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) +2 hours. Time difference from other countries Country Hours fast or slow on GMT Austria +1 Bahrain +3 Belgium +1 Canada -5 China +8 Cyprus +2 Denmark +1 France +1 Germany +1 Greece +2 Hong Kong +8 India +5.30 Iraq +3 Italy +1 Daylight Saving Time Each year on the...

Money & Currency

Currency On January 01, 2008, the Republic of Cyprus introduced the Euro (€) as its official currency, replacing the Cyprus pound (CY£) as the legal...

Communications

Telecommunications Providers Since the liberalisation of the telecommunications sector in 2003, both national and international fixed / mobile voice services, Internet access and data services...

Cyprus Short Escapes

Cyprus Short Escapes, Great Discoveries Escape for the Weekend With so many different and unique experiences to enjoy on the island, a short getaway offers the...

Top Stories

Cyprus in lockdown: All the new measures

A new decree under the Quarantine Law Act was issued today by Health Minister Constantinos  to tackle coronavirus . This is the full text of...

Israel to use computer analysis to find likely coronavirus carriers

Israel's defence ministry plans to use software that analyses data gathered from mobile phones - produced, according to Israeli media, by the spyware firm...

Exceptions to ‘one permission a day’ rule

    Tougher lockdown rules come into force at 6 am on Tuesday, with members of the public only allowed to send one SMS to leave...

Man who assaulted police during check jailed for 20 days

The Limassol District Court sentenced a 30 year old man from Georgia on Monday to 20 days in jail for assaulting police officers last...

Cyprus tightens lockdown-UPDATE

Permission to leave the house will be limited to once a day and gatherings at houses will be restricted only to its residents, under...

Taste

Village olive pie

Mix the yeast with the lukewarm water and put it aside for about 12-15 minutes to settle.  Sift the flour with the salt into...

Skordalia (Garlic paste)

Rinse the potatoes and place, unpeeled, in a saucepan. Cover with water, add salt and allow to simmer for 20-30 minutes until soft. Drain,...

Village salad

A must-have with every meal is a village salad. You will find it in every tavern or greek restaurant you visit in Cyprus. Make...

Courgettes with eggs

Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the courgettes at a medium heat until they soften. Add salt and add the eggs....