Do you love the Greek lifestyle and people, but you have already rented a holiday home on the island of Corfu or an apartment in Chalkidiki? Then you have to travel to Cyprus! The sunny island of Cyprus has long been regarded as one of the top European getaways with its alluring beaches and welcoming people. The Eurasian island country of Cyprus remains one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. With its 300 days of sunshine and the clear blue Mediterranean lapping at its soft sandy beaches, a trip to Cyprus is an unforgettable hot and sunny holiday experience, whether staying in Cyprus holiday villas, modern city apartments or any other type of Cyprus accommodation.
Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean in terms of population density as well as surface area. It's occupation by many different major powers has led to rich, diverse architecture and history. In 1980, a ro-ro ferry, the Zenobia, sank off the coast of Larnaca providing a great diving site for the beginner as well as the seasoned professional. Cyprus’s breath-taking scenery and views can be enjoyed all year round. With many of these places easily accessible from your Cyprus holiday villa, there really is no excuse not to explore the beautiful sunny island. A unique fusion of Greek, Middle Eastern and African cuisine, Cyprus’s fare is an experience not to be missed. Being an island naturally means that seafood has had a big influence on the local cuisine with squid, Barbouni, cuttlefish, Marida, and octopus being among the favourite delicacies. The abundance of fresh fruit and root vegetables means that there is no shortage of delectable dishes, even for vegetarians. There is of course the option to cook your own meals in your lovely Cyprus holiday villa.
Cyprus has three champion golf courses along with world-class hotels for those seeking a luxurious getaway. Alternatively, there are many holiday villas in Cyprus as well as the opportunity to rent a holiday home. Beach apartments and camping sites are both an alternative to holiday villas in Cyprus and may appeal to those on a budget or those seeking a more simple, modest experience. Cypriot hospitality is renowned throughout the world and visitors are welcomed with open arms to drink in the beauty and unparalleled splendour of one of the jewels of the Mediterranean. It’s no wonder that Cyprus has been singled out as one of the best holiday destinations in Europe. Choose between North Cyprus or South Cyprus, either way, enjoy your trip!