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Cultural Pursuits

May 30, 2013 by


Originally posted on Androula's Kitchen - Cyprus on a Plate:
While staying with Androula at To Spitiko tou Archonta recently, Rosie, Androula and I made a little excursion one day to Platres. From Treis Elies it only takes about twenty minutes to reach Pano Platres, perched on the Troodos mountainside, with spectacular views around.…

That evergreen travel experience that would not repeat itself

May 28, 2013 by


Some few weeks ago, we got attracted by a wonderful testimonial about a genuine experience with kids penned and lived by the author Jeremy Head at the Almyra Hotel in Paphos on the alsways useful website Now as Jeremy clearly explains on his own website, the 101 holiday hotel experience at Almyra  was the […]

Quality Coast 2013 Gold Awards for sustainable tourism

May 22, 2013 by


Tourism Awards for Galicia and Pafos – The Spanish coastal town Baiona in Galicia, and Pafos region (Cyprus) are the winners of the QualityCoast 2013 Gold Awards for sustainable tourism. The Awards were presented at European Maritime Day which  was celebrated on 20 May in Gozo (Malta), another QualityCoast 2012 Gold winner. The Portuguese  archipelago of the Azores […]

Cyprus is to feel, believe everything you feel

May 11, 2013 by


Warm welcomes guaranteed! Believe everything you feel – from friends of Cyprus. Extend the warmth, Feel the Generosity and Experience the Hospitality – everything else beyond that, is sheer #Cyprusawesomeness. Maybe of your interest A Taste for the Natural and Wild | Gastro Cyprus Cyprus has been gifted with its location, wonderful climate and rich […]

Travel to Cyprus – Renewal of Air Routes

May 10, 2013 by


Discover Larnaka with British Airways…new Gateway from London starting in June, British Airways beings operation of a new air route to Cyprus from London Gatwick. Planning Travel for the summer – go British, to be operating three times a week from June 30th. Flights one way start at £84 – find your way to Larnaka […]

Symbols of Reconciliation in Kyrenia

May 9, 2013 by


Originally posted on Cyprus.Diverse.City:
Update 8/5 It took 39 years…but at last the church was ready. For years both Turkish and Greek Cypriot Kyrenians were dreaming of the reunion with plenty of Kyrenian spirit and humor! The date was chosen and everyone worked hard from both sides……and suddenly the denial!!! so painful and…

Bank holiday? It’s Flaouna Day

May 1, 2013 by


Work and enjoy the fruits of traditions – A day for Flaouna making today. Step aside Bank Holiday Maker, sleeves are up and Yiayas with their precious hands are down and up for flaouna making. May it serve to those in need of a precious #bounceback motive. Today is #flaounaday. Work and enjoy the generous […]