“Halloumi”, the unique Cyprus cheese

The most famous cheese of the island is undoubtedly halloumi! It is a semi-hard cheese, which can be consumed in many different ways. It has a characteristic texture and is fantastic both raw and cooked (grilled or fried). It is impossible not to encounter the well-known halloumi during your visit to the island, either as […]

TRADITIONAL ‘MUST TRY’ COLD & HOT DRINKS

COMMANDARIA Cyprus can proudly lay claim to the world’s oldest wine still in production – that of the delicious sweet dessert wine Commandaria.  Thought to date back to 800 BC, references to the consumption of a wine named ‘Cypriot Nama’ is believed to have been Commandaria before it was given its current name during the […]

MAZOTOS – KOFINOU CYCLING ROUTE

This 80km route travels along the western coastal district of Larnaka (Larnaca), climbing towards the hillside villages of the region, and past the archaeological site of Choirokoitia to end at Kofinou village. The route begins at the Mazotos fuel station on the outskirts of the village, and continues on the road towards the villages of […]

GOLDEN DONKEYS FARM

A fun day full of activities! Golden Donkeys Farm is located in Skarinou village (just outside of Larnaca) and has been built with love and care for sustaining the Cyprus traditions. ‘We really wanted to help preserve the heritage of Cyprus – friendly and industrious animals, which many centuries faithfully served the Cypriots.’ After all, […]

CAMEL PARK

Adventures for all of the family! The Camel Park at Mazotos is conveniently located only 15 minutes from Larnaca Airport and centrally located between Larnaca, Limassol & Nicosia. As you walk into the Park, you will understand that this is truly a day out for the family. There are play areas for the children, games […]

BEE & EMBROIDERY MUSEUM

Fancy a small taste of  traditional village life in Cyprus? Memories and images of Kato Drys village and its people are brought to life in a collection of agricultural, livestock and apian tools, furniture and general household items.  The museum’s highlight is the beautiful collection of lace and embroidery dating back to the 1880s. All […]

KITESURFING IN LARNACA

Kitesurfing and windsurfing for everyone! Cyprus kitesurfing, SUP and Windsurfing school KiteMed was founded in 2003 and can be found in Kiti village at Softades Beach in Larnaca which has the perfect spots for kitesurfing SUP and windsurfing. The area has all the space you will need as a beginner to learn the fast rising […]

WINERY MARATHON IN LARNACA

Full Day Tour in Larnaca! Whether you are a connoisseur or just a lover of good wine, getting up close and learning more about local winemaking traditions is an unforgettable adventure. Cyprus has a rich history in wine-making. With many wine villages, it’s the ideal place for anyone to enjoy a relaxing holiday in. Try […]

ZENOBIA SHIPWRECK

Dive into a sea of adventure! The Zenobia, a Swedish roll-on-roll-off ferry, was fully loaded with 104 trailers and trucks when she sunk off Larnaka’s fishing harbour in June 1980. Today, she ranks as one of the top 10 wreck dives in the world. Nicknamed ‘The Titanic of the Mediterranean’, the 165-metre ferry was carrying […]

PETREON SCULPTURE PARK

Welcome to an amazing adventure! Petreon Sculpture Park is the culmination of a dream and 14 000 hours of work. An ever-growing collection of large scale sculptures in a permanent open-air exhibition is the main – but not the only – park attraction. An extensive collection of small sculptures are scattered throughout the grounds. In […]