Nicosia

Main 10 – Pitsylia – Troodos Cycling Route

From Alona the route heads southwest, goes through Polystypos and climbs to the northwest, passing underneath the Madari peak and reaching Chandria village. At Chandria...

Main 1 – Lefkosia (Nicosia) (Deftera) – Pitsylia Cycling Route

This course goes through the beautiful landscape and picturesque villages of the Pitsylia area, famous for its good wine and smoked meat specialities. Although...

Lekfosia 1 – Lefkosia (Nicosia) – Machairas – Lythrodontas – Lefkosia Cycling Route

The course starts at Deftera and from there, it goes along the old road to Psimolofou, travelling through agricultural land, to reach the villages...

Lefkosia 3 – Lefkosia (Nicosia) – Aderfoi Forest – Asinou Cycling Route

The route’s starting point is the junction on the outskirts of Lakatameia near the “Metro” supermarket. The route heads west for about half a...

Lefkosia 2 – Lythrodontas – Kionia – Machairas Monastery – Lythrodontas Cycling Route

Starting at the village square at Lythrodontas, the route turns right into the ‘Machairas’ forest, one of the most beautiful forests in Cyprus. The...

Lakatamia – Strovolos Cycling Route

The municipalities of Lakatamia and Strovolos have created an 8km bicycle path along the banks of the Pediaios River; from Lakatamia all the way...

Athalassa National Forest Park Cycling Route

Located south of Lefkosia (Nicosia), and to the east of the Lefkosia - Lemesos (Limassol) motorway, the Athalassa National Forest Park has a 16km...

Troodos Botanic Garden

Set at an altitude of 1.400 metres above sea level, the Troodos Botanic Garden is comprised of an extensive Botanic Garden that presents the...

Cyprus – Venice Cultural Route

The Evocative Remnants of the Venetians in Cyprus Immerse yourself on a historical journey that uncovers the strong ties, cultural influence and special relationship of...

Cyprus Paintball Arena

"Promoting the sport since 1998...Offering the most affordable, absolute paintball experience ever since..." With a variety of fields located in Nicosia and Limassol, their unique...

The Mall of Cyprus

The Mall of Cyprus merges the world’s most desirable brands, shopping convenience and leisure in a superb setting with an attractive mix of retail...

Extreme Park

Extreme Park covers an area of more than 6000 sq. metres. It is Nicosia’s leading Theme Park dedicated to children aged 1-13. The Park...

Papafilippou Luna Park

The traditional playground where you can remember what it feels like to be a child again. It’s the ideal place to spend your day with...

Wandering in Marathasa Valley

We grabbed our backpacks and our camera; we wore warm and comfy clothes and we were finally up to visit the Marathasa valley, home...

Horse Riding

Cavalier Riding Club (Nicosia) Set in the countryside between the villages of Ayii Trimithias and Ayios Yiannis, Cavalier Riding Club was created in 1997 and...

Camping in Cyprus

There are 5 camping sites in the state forests with a total capacity of 2,400 persons in which camping is allowed for a small...

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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...