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Where to stay in Cyprus

The vibrant and cosmopolitan coastal city of Limassol is renowned for its international mix of seaside hotels and fine dining. With plenty of tourist attractions and Cyprus' main wine producing area nearby, it's an easy place to spend a few days in style.

Limassol is also within striking distance of many places of historical significance. The Greco-Roman Kourion Theatre still offers al fresco performances in the summer and the ancient Kolossi Castle should keep the history buff in you interested for hours.

Paphos is the legendary birthplace of the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite, making it a great spot for couples and honeymooners. It's also one of the finest sightseeing spots in the whole Mediterranean. Oozing history and culture, it's not surprising the town itself is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

New Paphos is located just next door to Paphos and is home to a more modern holiday experience. The beach is lined with first rate, luxury hotels and it's all overlooked by Paphos Castle. Wherever you go in Cyprus, history is never far away.

Hide away from the crowds in the sleepy mountain village of Pissouri. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of all the tourist traps, this little village is the ideal secluded getaway. Perched up on the hill, you'll enjoy panoramic views and a quiet gentle stroll down to the even quieter beach.

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Something ancient

You're spoiled for choice of ancient ruins, which are dotted all over Cyprus. The ancient Greeks knew a thing or two about beauty and inhabited the island for centuries. The ancient city kingdom of Kourion in Limassol and the Tomb of the Kings in Paphos are two sites not to be missed.

Nightlife

Widely known as one of Europe's premier nightspots, Ayia Napa is overflowing with great clubs and bars, featuring some of the hottest DJs in the world. Energetic couples and groups of friends party 'til dawn and watch the sun come up over the beautiful blue waters of the Mediterranean.

Adventure and watersports

The Troodos Mountains are a great location for hikers and bikers looking for a thrill. Fun seekers looking for some action in the water can go scuba diving against the stunning backdrop of the mountains. You might even discover some ancient ruins or rare old artefacts hiding beneath the glimmering waters.

Cuisine

Blending Middle Eastern influences with classical Greek cuisine, the food in Cyprus has its own unique and authentic style. Famous for its mouth-watering dishes and delectable cuisine, the tantalising flavours of Cyprus are sure to leave a pleasant taste in your mouth. Dine out in luxury restaurants or traditional taverns, sampling some of the finest seafood in the Mediterranean at Limassol and enjoying local specialities such as haloumi and hummus in Pissouri and Paphos.

Romantic breaks

Head for the quiet mountain village of Pissouri, near Paphos for some time alone. Stroll through the quiet streets and take an evening stroll to discover the seductive power of Aphrodite. Chat to one of our advisers to find out where and when you're likely to get the maximum peace and quiet in Cyprus for that idyllic romantic escape made just for two.

Family destinations

The shallow, warm waters of Coral Bay near Paphos make it a great place for a family holiday. Parents can lie back and enjoy the endless sunshine while the kids play in the safe waters of this expansive bay.

With so much to see and do in Cyprus we can help you combine and build your own dream holiday getaway. Simply let us know exactly what you're looking for and we can construct a perfect holiday itinerary, meaning you get to see the very best of Cyprus.

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Places of interest in Cyprus

Depending on the type of location you want, the kind of facilities you'd like to find and the proximity to certain attractions, we have a good number of areas for you to choose from and stay at during your holiday.

Whether you want a pumping and energetic beachside retreat, a tranquil setting in a secluded cove, a hillside resort perched in the midst of nature, or a strategic central location close to civilisation and buzzing city life, nightclubs, theme parks and other kinds of leisure attractions, we can advise you on the best places for you.

Choose from our selection of handpicked places and be based right at the place that's most ideal for you and your travelling party

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