Tag: Sights of Interest

Byzantine Route: 10 Painted Churches of Troodos Religious Route

Discover the island’s deep religious roots and its significance in the history of Christianity as you follow a path that takes in sacred churches...

Famagusta Gate

Famagusta Gate (Pyli Ammochostou) is one of the three entrances into old Nicosia through the Venetian walls. The walls have a perimeter of 4.5...

Kalavasos – Tenta Archaeological Site

The Neolithic Age settlement of Tenta is situated a short distance from Kalavasos village and dates to 7000 BC. It is one of the...

Limassol’s Old Carob Mill

The Carob Mill in Limassol was built in 1900, at a time when carobs were a major export of Cyprus. They were used to...

Paphos Medieval Fort

Originally a Byzantine fort built to protect the harbour, the fort was rebuilt by the Lusignans in the 13th century, but then dismantled by...

East Amathous Archaeological Site

Amathus is one of the ancient city-kingdoms of Cyprus where, according to mythology, Greek hero Theseus left the pregnant Ariadne to be attended by...

Birthplace of Aphrodite – Petra tou Romiou

Aphrodite’s mythical birthplace ‘Petra tou Romiou’ is an interesting geological formation of huge rocks along one of the most beautiful coastlines on the island,...

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Mainly fine on Saturday with high cloud

Mainly fine on Saturday with high cloud developing initially. Winds will be north-easterly to south-easterly, moderate, force 3 to 4 Beaufort, turning strong, 4 to...

Man wanted for breaking into buildings and burglary (PHOTO)

Police are looking for information that could help locate Constantin Raoul Mitala, 21, from Romania, permanent resident of Cyprus, regarding the offense of breaking...

Problems to the tracing system lead to wrong SMSs for contacts of confirmed cases

It seems that there has been a problems to the Health Ministry’s tracing system for close contacts of confirmed COVID-19 cases. According to information, wrong...

A year after Wuhan lockdown, China sees small rise in COVID-19 cases

China on Saturday reported more new cases of COVID-19 and the financial hub of Shanghai imposed new restrictions, as the country marked the anniversary...

Turkey: Daesh/ISIS suspects carry executed man in wheelchair

A security camera captured the Daesh/ISIS suspects while they were carrying a member of the terror group, who was executed, in a wheelchair in...