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Destination Omodos: wine, food and cobblestone paths

The picturesque village of Omodos is located in the Troodos Mountains.

Location

The village produces a lot of wine and holds a wine festival every August. You can visit a 17th-century stone-built monastery via a cobblestone path and sample local wine for free at many outlets.

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Cyprus, Omodos, Village, Street, Houses, Architecture

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The church of the Holy Cross is home to a large number of reliquaries.

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Church, Interior, Monastery, Architecture, Orthodox

Omodos is known for its wine, lace and carob bakeries. You will find a good mix of restaurants including traditional tavernas and a few modern bars housed in traditional buildings.

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Source:

Wikipedia

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