Entries by Gerry

#Paphos in bloom for eleventh flower festival

THE ELEVENTH annual flower festival featuring thousands of blooms will take place at a historic church in #Paphos, #Cyprus  in April. Organised by the Paphos flower club, the Anglican Church and the Latin Parish, this year’s theme is the Book of Psalms. More than 20 floral displays, each depicting a psalm or a quotation will […]

BA resumes Paphos-Gatwick

British Airways have announced the resumption of their direct flights between Paphos International Airport and London Gatwick, giving both incoming and outgoing travellers a greater scope of convenient options for the summer season. The Paphos-Gatwick service operated by A319 will be available five times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. With the […]

S7 Airlines launches flights to Paphos and Larnaca

S7 Airlines announces opening regular flights from Moscow (the Domodedovo Airport) to #Larnaca and #Paphos (the Republic of #Cyprus). From the 25th of April 2014 S7 Airlines will operate daily flights to Larnaca. Flights will be performed on modern Boeing 737-800 aircrafts designed to carry 164 passengers in economy and business class cabins. Departure from […]

Top 10 dishes to try in Cyprus

Steeped in history and lapped by the #Mediterranean sea, #Cyprus is home to some of the #finest #ingredients in the world. Sample them in a traditional #Cyprus dish along with a glass of ouzo, or a locally produced fine wine. Cyprus has long been a family holiday favourite with its beautiful blue waters, child-friendly beaches […]

Paphos voted one of best wedding destinations in the world

Paphos is described as ‘the most fashionable spot for destination weddings in the Mediterranean. PAPHOS has been recognised as one of the best wedding destinations in the world by travelers in an online poll. Traveler feedback and industry research which is collated by FlipKey.com – a vacation and rental company, part of the leading travel […]

Paphos singers hope to raise even more funds this year

A #PAPHOS choir that totted up thousands for a local charity last year has vowed to beat the amount this year with the help of a dedicated calendar. The #Paphos Zingers collected €13,400 for the #Paphos Cancer Patients Support Group (CSPG) in 2013. The #Zingers are an amateur #choir founded in 2010. “This is the […]

Cyprus Sunshine Cup returns

Some of the best #mountain bike riders in the world are in #Cyprus as they prepare to take part in the three-stage 2014 #Cyprus Sunshine Cup which gets underway on Thursday and finishes on March 9. This year’s race – which will also feature events for youth riders and amateur cyclists – will once again […]

Cyprus is a refreshing holiday destination for those who seek sun, sand, and something to do.

Highlighting 10 top #attractions of the #Mediterranean island of #Cyprus. Learn why #Cyprus is the #destination of the #perfect family #holiday, and check out our video Cyprus #Gastronomy at the end. Beauty of the Beach There is a beach for every day of your holiday in Cyprus plus long season swim from as early as […]

The greatest show in Cyprus

It’s Carnival time! The perfect excuse to let loose, dress up and party on down; a last blast of fantasy before the austerity of Lent kicks in. Learn all about the celebration in Cyprus, watch our video of Carnival 2013, and download the brochure for Carnival 2014. Etymologically the product of the Latin words ‘carne’ […]

Cyprus, the island for all seasons

Troodos Mountains When holidaying in #Cyprus, a day out to the #Troodos Mountains exploring the local traditions and villages is a must. During the winter months it is possible to #ski in the morning, and #sunbathe in the afternoon. During the long hot #summer days, the cool clean air, scented by the lush green #pine […]

Where better to spend Valentine’s Day than Aphrodite’s island of Love, Cyprus

Where better to spend Valentine’s day, than the Island of Love. A world away from the usual tourist attractions, the authentic charms of Paphos are just waiting to be discovered – not least its lush landscape, 3,000 year-old treasures and fascinating mythology, you are sure to be seduced. ‘Anthony was so keen to impress Cleopatra […]

Secret Valley Golf Course, Paphos, Cyprus

Secret Valley is a highly prestigious golf course located by the renowned area of Petratou Romiou´, the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, the Goddess of love. It is set in a scenic valley surrounded by mature trees and beautiful natural rock formations. This course is consistently appearing as the preferred course amongst the island’s visiting players, […]

Aphrodite Hills Golf Resort

Aphrodite Hills Golf Course Year Round Golf at Aphrodite Hills, the first ever leisure and golf development of its kind in Cyprus, Aphrodite Hills Resort is home to a magnificent 18-hole championship golf course, dedicated 3-hole Golf Academy and magnificent Clubhouse. Spreading out over 6,299 metres and overlooking the site where Aphrodite, the goddess of […]

Food from the Heart of Cyprus

Cypriots just adore their food. Especially when it is fresh local produce, grown and harvested under the Mediterranean sun. Freshly caught fish, locally produced meats, and fruit & vegetables that taste like they haven’t travelled a couple of 1000 miles before reaching your table. Below you can read, enjoy and learn about “Food from the […]