A cheap holiday to Cyprus offers many outstanding superb cuisines, unique scenery, rich history, and beautiful weather. Cyprus has many white sand beaches along the eastern coast of the island. Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. The country is divided into two sections, the Southern Cyprus and the Northern Cyprus. Southern Cyprus has a Mediterranean climate, which means it has hot and dry summers. This page only focuses on Southern Cyprus due to the north being harder to gain access.
Points of Interest for a cheap holiday in Cyprus:
- Nicosia – The city of Nicosia is the capital of Cyprus. It is the capital of both Northern and Southern portions of Cyrus. The “Green Line” divides the city, which makes Nicosia the only divided city in world now. Surrounding Nicosia are preserved Venetian walls, which at one time served to protect it from enemies. Located inside the city of Nicosia is Hamam Omerye, which is a fourteenth century building that has been converted into a hamman where one can go to relax and rejuvenate oneself.
- Lefkara – Lefkara is a village located in foothills of the Troodos Mountains. The Troodos Mountains are located in the center of the island of Cyprus. Lefkara is known for its lace and its report that Leonardo da Vinci even purchased lace made in Lefkara. Lefkara is also known for its great trails for walking. These trails are some of the beautiful walking trails in Cyprus.
- Water Sports – With the many white sanded beaches located on the island of Cyprus, one can only expect there to many water activities on the island. Some popular water sports are scuba diving and snorkeling, wind surfing, kite surfing and para-sailing. One can also just sit on the beach and enjoy a nice relaxing day sunbathing on a hot summer day.
- Site Seeing – There are numerous archaeological and antiquities sites located around the island. Some of these date back to the new Stone Age Era.
Cyprus is an extraordinary destination for a cheap holiday. Cyprus has a many wonderful beaches, fabulous trails to hike and bike, and numerous historical sites to see. If you are looking for a cheap holiday, Cyprus is definitely worth spending time in.
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