Cyprus

Malta or Cyprus: Which Island Nation to Visit?

The Tombs of the Kings is one of the best things to do in Paphos

Dreams of jetting off to a beautiful Mediterranean island nation fill almost everyone’s mind every now and then. With perennially good weather, crystal clear waters, fascinating history and great cuisines, flocking to a Mediterranean island like Malta or Cyprus for a seaside escape is an attractive option no matter where you find yourself in the world. And while coastal destinations like Italy, Spain, or Croatia are always popular places to … Read More

The Ultimate Cyprus Itinerary: Where to Go in Cyprus

Sea Caves in Ayia Napa is worth adding to your Cyprus itinerary

Planning a Cyprus itinerary can be a daunting task, especially since so many visitors to this Mediterranean island nation tend to be on a package holiday. Because of this, it might seem like there isn’t much to see and it might be boring to visit as an independent traveller. This couldn’t be further from the truth, however, has Cyprus has so much to offer visitors and it is very much … Read More

Is Cyprus Expensive? A Guide to Prices in Cyprus

Located in the Southeastern Mediterranean, the island nation of Cyprus has been enticing visitors to its sun-soaked coastline and historic cities for decades. With numerous budget airlines connecting the island to mainland Europe, more and more people are flocking to Cyprus for a warm seaside escape than ever before. And while it might work out to be incredibly affordable to actually get to this beautiful and historic country, many visitors … Read More

14 Essential Tips for Driving in Cyprus

driving in cyprus

There are some countries that just beg to be explored by road trip. Places like Iceland, Scotland & California are all synonymous with hitting the open road and I’d argue that driving in Cyprus fits firmly into this category. While there are some public buses in Cyprus that go between the major cities, a lot of the best beaches, historical sites and charming villages are best reached by hiring a … Read More

Larnaca or Paphos or Limassol: Where to Stay in Cyprus

Church of Saint Lazarus in Larnaca

The southeastern Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus has long been an attractive holiday destination for sun-seekers looking for a lovely, warm, and relatively affordable place to spend their time off. And despite its relatively small size, Cyprus has a lot of offer visitors with a diverse landscape, beautiful coastline and dynamic cities. Because of this, it can be hard to choose where to visit or base yourself when travelling to … Read More

How To Go from Paphos to Larnaca via Limassol: Bus or Scenic Drive

Aphrodite's Rock is a must visit on any Cyprus itinerary

Travelling along the southern coast of Cyprus from Paphos to Larnaca is one of the things you must do when visiting the Mediterranean island. While you can zoom between the two cities in just over 90 minutes along the A6 highway, it is worth taking your time and enjoying some of the great attractions on the way if you’re not in a rush. However, if you’re simply after the fastest … Read More

28 Best Things to Do in Paphos, Cyprus

Ruins at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park

If you’re planning a trip to Cyprus, it is highly likely that you’ve included a stop in Paphos on your itinerary through this Mediterranean country. As one of the most popular towns to visit on the island, Paphos is famed for its ancient history, beautiful beaches, and being the birthplace of the ancient Greek goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite. There are also numerous things to do in Paphos that … Read More

How to Go from Paphos & Larnaca to Nicosia: Bus or Scenic Drive

Machairas Monastery

Cyprus might be one of the few countries in Europe where the capital city doesn’t get enough attention from international tourists. With many holidaymakers choosing to stay along the coast in places such as Paphos, Limassol or Larnaca, few make it to the Cypriot capital. It is, however, incredibly easy to travel from places like Paphos and Larnaca to Nicosia meaning tourists are easily able to experience the underrated capital. … Read More