Cyprus is characterized as paradise on the earth what is quite deserved as he combines natural beauty, rich culture and delicious food. There’s no wonder why it attracts millions of visitors from all corners around the world. Here are 5 reasons to fall in love with Cyprus.
Blue lagoons and golden beaches
Cyprus can be called ‘‘Mediterranean jewel’’ for its beautiful landscapes, gold sandy beaches and crystal clear blue lagoons. Can you imagine that over than 50 beaches are awarded with the prestigious ‘’The Blue Flag’’ accolade of the EU for their ecological purity and comfort? All of the Cyprus beaches will offer you an unforgettable and joyful experience: you can try diving, catamarans, yachts, and other types of water entertainments. But I recommend you to catch the bus and go to Konnos Bay beach to enjoy swimming in the sparkling azure waters.
Cyprus is one of the Mediterranean’s metropolis regarding food. The island is home for delicious halloumi cheese, souvla and gyros, meat or fish meze. Traditional recipes have been passed down from generation to generation. Using olive oil, natural herbs and spices, and fresh local ingredients makes the Cyprus cuisine to be the healthiest in the world.
Ancient history and rich culture
If you’re into history and get excited about exploring a country’s past, then Cyprus will not let you down. Cyprus is famous for its wealth of history and points of interest can be found all across the country. I mean not only impressive archeological sites like rocky breeds Cape Greco with pedestrian footpaths, mountain rage Trodos which highest point is the mountain Olimbos or ruins of the ancient city of Famagusta, but also Kykkos Monastery, the Church of Saint Lazarus, ancient city Kingdom of Kourion and many other historical attractions that you have to include in your plans.
Local small villages
One of the most beautiful sights of the island is local picturesque small villages. There it’s possible to experience local Cyprian color, measured way of life and safety of traditions. From time immemorial in these wonderful small village’s inhabitants are engaged in winemaking and spin laces therefore you can acquire a set of various products of local handicraftsmen and various sweets from grapes and nuts.
Cyprus is well-known as the place of the birth of the goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite. If you want to see the place of her birth, you have to go to a bay of Aphrodite. The atmosphere of the island is impregnated with love. Cyprus is an ideal place for marriage events and special moments. What a better place to fall in love than the original place of love?