EASTER CUSTOMS OF CYPRUS
“Paschalogiorta” (Paschal feasts) Celebration of Easter and traditional cypriot customs. The Easter period coincides with the beginning of the spring period and a number of ancient customs of the persecution of winter, resurrection of nature from hibernation and welcoming spring were adjusted and connected to the Christian worship and the customary cycle of Pascha from the Raising of Lazarus until the Pascha Sunday.
Spring L❤VES Cyprus
After the countryside has been drenched with much needed water, the magic begins. By mid February the first almond trees blossom resisting the cold or the rain and decorating an almost arid land with their gorgeous pink and white flowers. Almonds are grown in Cyprus since ancient times and consider it the king of all nuts in the world...
LIMASSOL CARNIVAL 2017
Carnival was being celebrated in ancient Greece. Celebrations were being organized in honor of god Dionissos. Ancient Greeks got dressed in various costumes, wore masks and had fun in feasts for days. Cypriots kept this custom. The origin of Carnival traces back to the very past and is closely linked with the history of the Greeks...
15 COSIEST PLACES TO STAY AROUND CYPRUS ON WINTER AND SPRING
Get some rest and unwind at an exquisite hotel or Agrotourism getaway. When it’s snowing outside, the warmth of fireplaces and snuggling up is a thoroughly enjoyable experience. There are many hotels in the Troodos area, and most are within close proximity to the ski resort – some feature prominently in Troodos square, others call Platres their home, and a spate of hotels command...
Cyprus events in December 2016
Cyprus may not have snow during Christmas but it is surely a festive place to be with warm family traditions, special and interesting customs, lots of activities for everyone, unique events and delicious tastes. As Christmas approaches the mad rush to buy presents, prepare food, send cards and be jolly can make anyone exhausted especially in the slower paced lifestyle that many seek in Cyprus...
CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS OF CYPRUS
Ah, it is "kourabiedes" time, and the sweet aroma of "melomakarona" cookies will soon be filling Cypriot kitchens worldwide. At the beginning of December we decorate a Christmas tree which has become one of the most beloved and well known holiday symbols. We also hang Christmas stockings for ”Santa Claus” to put some sweets in them!
AUTUMM | GRAPE FEAST IN TROODOS MOUNTAINS
During the months of September and October , the wine villages organise various events dedicated to wine and its products. During these events people can observe the making of palouzes and shoushoukkos at the venues and be offered various delicacies made of grapes. At the same time, there are competitions, wine tasting, and entertainment shows (including folk music,theatre productions,and revival of old traditional customs)Visitors can learn about the traditional houses of the villages, the local museums, churces, and other sights.
Polis Chrysochous (Latchi) Area
Stunning natural environment, friendly, laid back people, great hotels, apartments and villas for your accommodation, many restaurants, tavernas and fish restaurants for dining out, wonderful sandy beaches, many things to do, Polis region is the ideal place for those seeking active holidays in the nature.
PISSOURI VILLAGE & BAY
Nice spot to escape the crowd !!!
Pissouri is the third largest village district in the Limassol district of Cyprus, and is located in the Southwest of Cyprus just off the A6 motorway midway between Limassol and Paphos (34 kilometers from both). The main Pissouri village is located about 3 kilometers from the sea on the Cape Aspro ridge, and about 500 feet above sea level. The whole stretch is an absolutely gorgeous spot where the waves that softly lap up against a pebbled and sandy shoreline, partly cradled by the rocky cliffs that drop down to the sea, making the whole setting picture perfect...
9 REASONS WHY WE LOVE CYPRUS!!!
Welcome to the island that has it all!!!
Whatever the season, Cyprus provides ample opportunity to experience something new, interesting and exciting, including activities, events, customs and places that are unique and special to the island.
Art without Borders
Art without Borders
"Art without Borders" requests the pleasure of your company at the 5th exhibition of the web team. Artists from Cyprus, Greece and other European Countries will be exhibiting their work. Exhibition Official Opening Friday 22th 7.30 pm, by his Excellency the Minister of Education and Culture Mr. Costas Kadis.
Τhe mayor of Limassol Mr. Andreas Christou and Mr. Panayiotis Moraitis, the famous Greek Artist, will also be with us at the official opening of the exhibition.
Trakasol - Limassol Marina 22-24 of April, 2016
Daily Opening Hours from 10:00 am to 22:00 pm
For more information please contact +357 99 519 027.
Visit Nicosia – Nicosia Tourism Board App
Either you are visiting Nicosia or you live here, you can find all you need to know about the city on Nicosia Tourist Board’s app which has just been uploaded! Nicosia Tourism Board app contains useful information about the history of Nicosia, sights, accommodation, restaurants, nightlife and many more. With a simple click ,anyone, anytime, can search, among other things, for museums’ opening hours, difficulty level of the natural trails, the best agroutourist houses, the trendiest coffees shops, as well as all the wine and food choices offered in the city and the district of Nicosia! It is the only app you need when you are visiting or exploring Nicosia!
The app was produced in cooperation with chooseyourcyprus.com and is out now in Android form, while in IOS form will be available shortly.