Welcome to Cyprus!

Lying on the eastern edges of the Mediterranean Sea,
Cyprus the birth place of the ancient Goddess of Love,
“Aphrodite”, is an island rich in culture and history
and a picturesque landscape…

 

Enjoy the Sun

With miles of golden beaches and crystal waters,
magnificent weather and full sunshine, Cyprus
will capture your heart…

 
 

Top Attractions

A mysterious blend of Greek, Assyrian, Persian, Roman,
and Turkish influence, it’s no wonder Cyprus is rife with
so many ancient villages, archaic ruins, medieval castles
and museums for tourists to explore…

 

What's on

An insider's guide to the best things to do in Cyprus.
Discover the current and forthcoming local, cultural,
musical, sporting and social events taking place
for a more pleasurable experience…

Local
May 20, 2019

Updated: Worker killed in Limassol labour accident

A 55 year old worker has died as a result of  a labour accident during construction work at a shopping complex in Kato Polemdhia in Limassol, philenews reports. It said…
Local
May 20, 2019

Former President Christofias hospitalised in critical condition at Nicosia ICU

Former President Demetris Christofias is in critical condition in the ICU of Nicosia General Hospital. According to CNA, Christofias was admitted to hospital on Saturday with serious respiratory problems and…
Local
May 20, 2019

Annual seabird count off Karpasia peninsula (photos)

BirdLife Cyprus and Kuskor, the Society for the Protection of Birds and Nature, visited Kleides islets off Karpasia peninsula for their annual joint seabird count. "The most important breeding site…
Local
May 20, 2019

Withdrawal Agreement approval the only way to secure orderly Brexit -Cypriot FM, Barnier

Cyprus Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Christodoulides and the EU chief negotiator for Brexit Michel Barnier said the approval of the withdrawal agreement is the only way to secure the…
Local
May 20, 2019

Problems at crossings will hamper citizens’ democratic rights – Unite Cyprus Now

Multi-communal NGO Unite Cyprus Now has called for standard procedures to be followed at crossing points on May 26, the day of the EU elections. In a press release on…
International
May 20, 2019

Brexit Party’s Nigel Farage doused with milkshake on campaign

Nigel Farage, the leader of Britain's Brexit Party, was doused in milkshake by a protestor on Monday, the latest anti-EU figure to be targeted during campaigning for the European Parliament…
Local
May 20, 2019

Barnier reiterates that the EU is ready to respond to Turkish provocations in Cyprus’ EEZ

Michel Barnier, the EU chief negotiator for Brexit, reiterated on Monday the EU's readiness to respond accordingly in case Turkey carries out illegal hydrocarbon drilling activities, noting that the bloc…
Local
May 20, 2019

Mayor in pledge to keep Ayia Napa and its beaches clean

Ayia Napa mayor Yiannis Karousos joined early morning clean up crews on Monday to inspect two of Ayia Napa's most popular beaches -- Nissi and Macronissos. The mayor was briefed…
Economy
May 20, 2019

Euro: the most used currency for EU exports with a share of 48% of the total value of goods in 2018

In 2018, the euro was the most used currency for EU exports with a share of 48% of the total value of goods exported to non-EU countries and a share…
Business
May 20, 2019

Ryanair profit hits 4-year low, warns of further pain

Ryanair reported its weakest annual profit in four years and said earnings could fall further as Europe suffers what Chief Executive Michael O'Leary described as "attritional fare wars." Shares in…
Economy
May 20, 2019

Rating agencies cautious over Cyprus’ economy

When it comes to the upgrade of the Republic of Cyprus’ economy, international credit rating agencies appear to be cautious. Probably because non-performing loans are still high and the administrative…
Business
May 20, 2019

Concern raised over Cyprus’ insurance sector

Hellenic Bank’s Chief Executive Officer Ioannis Matsis has expressed concern over the future of Cyprus’ insurance sector. Addressing the recent 4th Congress of the Cyprus Actuaries Association in Nicosia, Matsis…
News EU
May 17, 2019

MEP candidates to hold Q&A with youth at open event in Nicosia

News EU
May 16, 2019

EIB creating jobs: an example from Cyprus

News EU
May 14, 2019

10 ways Parliament has delivered for you since the last EU elections

News EU
May 09, 2019

Electoral Service announces new EU elections website

Attractions

Wax Museum in Skarinou

“Fatsa” Wax Museum The Wax Museum displays wax figures of prominent personalities from Cyprus history…
Activities

Achaios Shipwreck

Achaios Shipwreck is located at the Akrotiri Peninsula (Limassol District) and it is one of…

Cyprus Amateur Men’s Open 2019

May 17

2nd Limassol Spring Festival

May 18

Madari Mountain Madness 2019

May 26

George Dalaras Unplugged

May 28

Cyprus-Russian Festival

June 1

Cherry Festival at Treis Elies

June 1

Crafts & Craftsmen

The craft of wood carving in Tala

The craft of wood carving in the community of Tala was limited to the making…
Architecture

Palia (Old) Kakopetria

The traditional architecture, on which the building of the houses is based, as well as…
Designers

Lash.Dolls

One of a kind hand made dolls & soft toys made out of fabric. You…
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Limassol

Zapalo Beach

Zapalo Beach is hidden in Epiksopi Village in Limassol. It is a wild and hidden…
Archaeological Sites

Saranta Kolones (Forty Columns) Castle

The Byzantine castle known as Saranta Kolones (Forty Columns) is located just north of Pafos…
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Points of Interest

Sites you cannot afford to lose visiting

Health & Wellness

Botanical Workshop Giannoulas Lazarou

The great herb variety grown in Korakou in the Solea Valley, reveals the varieties that…
Rural & Nature

Pinus Brutia (Rough Pine)

The forests of Cyprus are mainly natural forests with an amazing biodiversity and high ecological…
Weddings & Honeymoon

Weddings & Honeymoons in Limassol

You are about to start planning the happiest most romantic day of your life. Isn’t…
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TASTE OF CYPRUS

All your favorite Cypriot dishes are here

Sweets

Tiramisu sponge fingers with banana ice cream

Ingredients 500 ml (2 cups) of cream 100 g (1 cl rather than 1 tablespoon)…
Wine

At the crossroads of Cyprus wine history

Throughout history, Cyprus was at the centre of wine civilization, with rich wine-making history. More…

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