Located on the slopes of Mount Troodos, on the northern coast of Cyprus, Places in Kythrea are heavenly locations which have become very popular with holiday makers and vacation rentals in Cyprus. It is said that the city was immortalized in Greek’s comedy play, Theban and was a place where characters from the play suffered for their own execution. Today, this location is best recognized as a resort destination. One can relax by the pool and enjoy the scenery of the surroundings and its surrounding mountains and enjoy the warm Mediterranean sun. There are many villas and self catering apartments in the area and if you’re looking for that true escape from the city life you will not be disappointed.
This lovely location is a great base to explore and is well connected with the rest of Cyprus through rail and road. The nearest airport is Cebu, which has a number of budget airlines available to cater to your needs if you are planning to visit in greater numbers. If you would like to travel further afield, there is plenty of car rental options to choose from with some companies offering a luxury vehicle or a comfortable minibus for your journey.
One of the most famous locations within the island of Cyprus is Nicosia, which is the capital city of Cyprus. It is situated on the east side of the island and is surrounded by a wall built by the Romans during the Second World War. The city is divided in two sections namely the old city which is modern area. The old city is dominated by imposing buildings which are reminiscent of the ancient ruins of the city. Within these ruins you can still see remnants of an age long past which is still fascinating today. The modern city is much more hustle and bustle, although there are some beautiful places to be seen such as the amphitheatre and the sea port.
A great way to enjoy the area and get the real feel for Cyprus is to go on a guided tour. There are plenty of companies that offer such trips and can arrange them to suit your needs and budget. If you prefer, you can even hire a guide who will show you around and lead you through the great area.
If you are staying on the east side of the island one of the main attractions will be the harbour. The waterway network is one of the greatest sights to see and one of the most popular ways to get around is a cruise along the coast line. There are also ferries and boats to hire, which offer great views of the surrounding area. It is possible to spend some time to just sit and relax on one of the many beaches that criss cross the coast. If you are more interested in the activities on offer then there are plenty of sporting facilities including water skiing, wind surfing, sailing and so much more.
Another great way to enjoy Cyprus is to visit the ancient sites. Pentapolis is one of the best to visit and has a lot to offer both history and modern activities. It is also home to numerous archaeological sites including the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Temple of Castor and Pollux as well as the ruins of the libraries. If you have never been here before it is a good idea to read up on the local culture so you can make the most of your visit.