Entries by Gerry

Best beaches on Cyprus: Coral Bay, Peyia

The beach at Peyia, on Cyprus’s west coast, is known as Coral Bay and is ideal   for families in search of safe swimming and soft sand. A large horseshoe-shaped cove flanked by steep limestone cliffs. It is the   classic holiday sandy beach, with safe swimming and Blue Flag status. A   13th-century BC settlement, Maa-Paleokastro, has […]

Yes, airplane seats are getting even smaller

It’s not your imagination. There really is a tighter squeeze on many planes these days. The big U.S. airlines are taking out old, bulky seats in favor of so-called slim-line models that take up less space from front to back, allowing for five or six more seats on each plane. Read More  

Cliff Richard European Tribute Tour Direct From The UK!

Europes foremost tribute to Cliff Richard is coming to Cyprus for One Week only! ‘ Congratulations European Tribute Tour ‘. Celebrating Cliffs 100th Album Release! Performed by Will Chandler, Cliff…As If is considered by many to be the number 1 Sir Cliff Richard performing lookalike. EvenSir Cliff Richard himself commented to Will on his remarkable […]

Paphos Waterpark

Fancy a lazy day whilst the kids have fun This photo of Paphos is courtesy of TripAdvisor Why not laze the day away whilst the kids tire themselves out having fun. A visit to Paphos waterpark can be fun for all. 28C today will keep everyone happy. www.prestigebookings.com

Interesting Facts about Cyprus

Sunny Cyprus dazzles every visitor with its natural beauty, rich history and culture and lively atmosphere. Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean after Sardinia and Sicily Cyprus measures 240km (149 miles) in length and 100km (62 miles) at its widest part The island’s name comes from the Ancient Greek word for ‘copper‘ […]

Sunshine for the week ahead

Sunshine for the week ahead For everyone who has joined us or is joining us for the October school break, your week ahead will be sunny, sunny, sunny. Make the most of your time away for the cold & wet at home. www.prestigebookings.com    

Christmas & New Year’s Eve in Cyprus

Christmas & New Year’s Eve in Cyprus Santa in Cyprus, 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. Christmas is always …more »

Sunset Breeze, Paphos

Sunset Breeze, Paphos If you ask locals what they really want from a restaurant they will invariably tell you ‘a place that offers the kind of food ‘real’ people want to eat, dishes that are classy and intense without being ‘up themselves’, a place that boasts lots of regulars, with just enough tables to make […]

Holy skull to visit island

Holy skull to visit island THE holy skull of Apostolos Andreas will arrive in Cyprus on October 29 and be presented for worship at the Ayia Sophia church in Strovolos, Nicosia until November 5, Archbishop Chrysostomos II announced yesterday. The skull will arrive from the Metropolis Patras onboard a Greek military plane before being driven […]

Cyprus International Film Festival

Cyprus International Film Festival The Cyprus International Film Festival begins in Nicosia on Friday. Projections from 5-8pm in the UNESCO room have free admission, while at CINE STUDIO features two films daily 8pm and 10pm with day ticket €5. The general pass screenings ticket costs €25. The foreign language films have Greek subtitles. Visitwww.cineartfestival.eu/ for […]