Interesting memories from Cyprus

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Interesting memories from Cyprus next destination on your list. Cyprus, the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, is a small jewel, gathering a rich history, breathtaking sights with a Mediterranean flavor, a relaxed atmosphere and, at the same time, an exciting nightlife. The island hides such a variety of activities that it would impress even those who are not impressed easily. Whether you want to indulge in relaxation or dream of surfing and extreme sports, here you will find everything you need for an unforgettable vacation. Here are another 5 reasons to include Cyprus at the top of your list of destinations.

The cleanest water in Europe

For the past 10 years, Cyprus has been declared the country with the cleanest waters in Europe. The country is rewarded by the European Environment Agency for 100% pure water. This is one of the main reasons why Cyprus can be visited by beach lovers and water sports. Make sure to visit the beaches of Sunrise Beach, Makronissos beach and Blue Lagoon, which are named for the beaches with the island’s most crystal-clear waters.

Rich history

If you are one of those travelers who love to study the history of the country they are in, Cyprus will definitely not disappoint you. Scattered across the island are numerous ruins and archaeological sites including the ancient city of Kurion, located in Lamassol, the Tombs of the Kings in Paphos, and several other archaeological museums will spark your exploratory spirit and the desire to immerse yourself in the ancient history of the island. Cyprus is known as the island of Love, and the place where the goddess Aphrodite is believed to have been thousands of years ago, Aphrodite’s Rock, is the most famous attraction that must necessarily be visited. Located in Paphos, this rock will impress not only with its history, but also with the romantic views of the Mediterranean Sea.

Searching for an underwater treasure

Rich history on Cyprus

walk on the beaches of Cyprus and trying out Mediterranean food

If you are among the lovers of underwater adventures, Cyprus is the perfect place to enjoy your hunger for adrenaline and unforgettable experiences. Only a few minutes from Larnaca is the shipwrecked Zenobia, which has turned Cyprus into one of the best destinations in the world for diving among the ruins of a shipwrecked ship. In addition to the sunken treasure, you will also be able to enjoy the beautiful flora and fauna that lies in the crystal waters around the island.

Soft climate, sunshine, small streets with cozy cafes where you can sit and relax after your walk. All these little things create a relaxed atmosphere and make Cyprus an ideal place to relax and escape from reality and everyday worries. Here you can forget about crowds, crowded cities and traffic, and indulge in leisurely walks in the company of ice cream or coffee, enjoy delicious food and feel the sweet side of life.

For gourmets and wine lovers

Gourmets lovers will gladly find that Cyprus offers a huge variety of tempting dishes. Trying some of the traditional Cypriot dishes, you will find out why Cypriots are constantly eating. Because of the location of the island, Cypriot cuisine is similar to a healthy Mediterranean one but also contains some traditional Cypriot dishes. Try the famous Halumi cheese, which combines perfectly with watermelon.

Cyprus is famous for the oldest wine in the world – Commandaria, do not miss to try it and get a bottle of it. Chefthalia, the traditional Cypriot sausage, is the other dish we recommend to try. Moreover, the Cypriot cuisine is full of seafood dishes and sweets, which will provide a real gourmet experience.

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