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Larnaka District Archaeological Museum

Larnaka District Archaeological Museum houses a large collection of archaeological finds from the whole district of Larnaka, including the ancient city-kingdom of Kition, and...

Piale Pashia Street and Psarolimano (Larnaka fishing harbour)

The coastal road of Piale Pashia begins from the Medieval Castle (Larnaka Fort), joining seamlessly on from the Foinikoudes promenade, and is a charming...

Larnaka Municipal Gardens

Located in a large city triangle formed by Afxentiou, Kiouppis and Pierides streets, the Municipal Gardens are extensive grounds that incorporate the Municipal Theatre,...

Local Ethnological Museum, Lefkara

Located in the mountainous village of Lefkara, the Local Ethnological Museum of Traditional Embroidery and Silversmith-work, Lefkara is contained within the 'House of Patsalos',...

Larnaka Historic Archives Museum

Located at the start of the Foinikoudes promenade on Europe Square, the Larnaka Historic Archives Museum is part of the Municipal Cultural Centre, which...

Kostas Argyrou Museum

Located in Mazotos Village, the Kostas Argyrou Museum displays the monumental work of local self-taught artist Kostas Argyrou, who passed away in 2001 at...

Kyriazis Medical Museum

Housed in a traditional 1927 mansion in the centre of Larnaka, the Kyriazis Medical Museum showcases the medical, healing and health history of Cyprus,...

Local Agricultural Museum of Kato Drys

Housed in a traditional residence in the mountainous village of Kato Drys, the Local Agricultural Museum of Kato Drys was once the home of...

Medieval Museum in Larnaka

Larnaka’s Medieval Museum is housed on the second floor of the Medieval Castle (Larnaka Fort), located at the end of the palm tree lined...

Traditional City Quarter (Laiki Yeitonia)

The quarter of the town between Dionysos and Kosma Lysioti streets (that leads out to both the town centre and the promenade on either...

Tochni Ecclesiastical Museum

Located in the rural village of Tochni, the Ecclesiastical Museum is part of the historic Church of The Saints Constantine and Helen. The museum room...

Venetian Network of Watchtowers

Constructed over 500 years ago, the Venetian Watchtowers acted as an early warning system against naval attacks and remain intact in four separate villages...

Kato Drys Bee & Embroidery Museum

Located in the mountainous village of Kato Drys (which means ‘lower oak’ in Greek), this interesting and comprehensive museum is dedicated to olden-day village...

The House of Platini

The House of Platini in Mosfiloti Village is dedicated to former French football star and president of UEFA Michel Platini. It displays one of...

Kamares: The Old Aqueduct of Larnaka

This beautiful 18th century aqueduct can be found on the road heading towards Lemesos in the area of Kamares, which takes its name from...

Craft of Caning Museum – Livadia

Livadia village is home to a unique basket weaving folkart using cane and reeds, and the preservation of this significant part of the village’s...

Agios Lazaros Byzantine Museum

The Byzantine Museum at the church of Agios Lazaros (Saint Lazarus) is housed in some of the cells of the hypostyle porch that still...

Platres Chocolate Workshop

Rated as one of the top ten ‘must visit’ places in the Cyprus Mountains by the Scandinavian Tourist Organisation (SNB) and out of the...

Discover the old Lefkosia (Nicosia) and its walls

The Guided Walking Tour of ‘Discover the old Lefkosia (Nicosia) and its walls’ is designed to give participants an overview of the ancient walled...

Akrotiri Environmental Education and Information Centre

Situated at Akrotiri Village, the Centre has been operating since October 2004 with the purpose to promote the unique environmental and cultural significance of...

Akrotiri Salt Lake

Located south west of Lemesos (Limassol), Akrotiri Salt Lake is the largest inland body of water on the island, and is considered to be...

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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...