Car Hire in Cyprus – Quick Facts for easier Decisions

protaras_tropical_famous_beach_at_paralimni_holiday_destination_in_republic_of_cyprusCyprus the “ethereal and blessed land”, as is commonly known, is a true paradise with its perfect mix of serene natural beauty, culture rich history and many entertainment options. Apart from the sprawling beaches there are a variety of activities to enjoy and a number of historical sites to explore. The sprawling coastline provides you with a variety of options like secluded bays, sandy beaches and rocky coves to choose from.

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Cyprus Events

1024px-Palm_trees_promenade_(foinikoudes)Kataklysmos Fair is organized every year in June, 50 days after Orthodox Easter. Water is the focus of this event and it takes place in all coastal cities.  Limassol and Agia Napa have this festival for three days. Paphos celebrates this festival outside the castle at the harbor. The Kataklysmos fair sees a lot of concerts, games, traditional dances, poetry and singing, water sport shows, competitions and other events near the waterfront. Apart from all the fun activities there are a number of kiosks portraying traditional Cypriot craftsmanship where you get a chance to try your hand at it. (more…)

 

Blue Flag Beaches in Paphos

Petra_Tou_Romiou_00669Paphos has a lot to offer, something or the other for one and all. But especially for all the  beach bums out there, this is one good place to just sit back and enjoy some sun and the sea. What’s more fun and relaxing than a day by the sea? Stretch out comfortably on the sun beds, while being lulled by the sound of the crashing waves or dive right in and enjoy a good swim. Paphos has beaches that will allow you to enjoy what you really love. (more…)

 

Car Hire in Cyprus – Driving rules and Regulations

Next_to_Pedieos_river_walking_routes_Green_leaf_capital_monastery_church_Nicosia_Republic_of_CyprusDriving around on your own in Cyprus is a pleasure in itself. Driving on the scenic driving routes that run along the sprawling beaches is a beautiful experience. The activities and sites to explore are just too many to count and hence along with the thrill hiring your own vehicle during your stay is more practical too. Car hire in Cyprus is very easy and is available at very competitive prices. Driving in some other country can be a little tricky at times. But once you understand the rules and regulations this becomes a whole lot easier. Here are a few basics you need to know about during your stay here if you are planning to hire your own vehicle in Cyprus. (more…)

 

Visit the Largest Car Rental Company in Cyprus

Large_and_spacious_parking_of_Larnaca_International_Airport_Republic_of_CyprusCyprus gives you a world in itself with its beautiful sprawling beaches, historical sites to explore and activities for one and all to enjoy. And most of these places are well connected with scenic driving routes, so hiring a car to move around in Cyprus is your best option. Since the most loved mode of transport around Cyprus is hiring a car the car rental services around Cyprus are very competitive. You will find some of the best car hire deals in Cyprus during the duration of your stay. (more…)

 

5 Best Resorts picks in Paphos, Cyprus

View_of_Paphos_harbor_00490-92Beautiful stretch of sandy beaches, historical sites full of ancient mysteries and a very happening nightlife makes Cyprus a one stop holiday destination for everyone from families to club lovers. Since Cyprus has been a very longstanding holiday destination, there is a wide choice of hotels and resorts available. From sprawling luxurious properties to simple ones, you will not fall short of options. The Paphos region in Cyprus is a traditional harbour town on the West Coast. This region is ideal for those seeking some sunshine and beaches along with interesting ancient sights full of a rich historic appeal and a wealth of other interesting attractions to keep everyone occupied. (more…)

 

Cyprus Tourism Hits A 14 Year High in 2015

Cyprus Tourism Hits A 14 Year High in 2015In 2015, it was reported that Cyprus would struggle with tourism due to the economic crisis, but it seems those stories were false after tourism officials released a statement saying they had a great year in 2015.

The number of tourists that travelled to Cyprus in 2015 reached 2.65 million, compared to 2.44 million in 2014, which was a 14-year high. Travel experts have said the boost in tourism was down to the euro offering value for money, as well as Cyprus being seen as a safe country to travel to with the shocking terrorist attacks in 2015.
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Ryanair Offer Cypriot Customers Special Flight Deal To Celebrate New Route

Airbus_A310-203_5B-DAS_Cyprus_Aws_Ringway_14.05.91_edited-2Ryanair are launching two weekly flights to Brussels-Zaventem, and to celebrate the new flights, Cypriot customers will be able to fly from Larnaca to Brussels for just 19.99 Euros in February. However, customers have until Thursday 21st January to book the flights at the special offer.
A Ryanair Spokesman said the flights are a way to celebrate coming back to Larnaca.

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Getting around Cyprus

800px-Nicosia_panorama_by_dayCyprus commonly called the “ethereal and blessed land” is not just your any other normal island but a paradise with its serene natural beauty, history, memories and culture. Cyprus gives you a whole new world to explore with its very unique aura, and a spectrum of places and activities to enjoy that include its beautiful history and culture along with the sparkling blue Mediterranean sea. The sprawling coastline will provide you with one of the best ever beach holidays with a variety of options ranging from secluded bays, to lively resorts, sandy beaches and rocky coves to choose from. There is always something or the other new to explore here in Cyprus. (more…)

 

Cyprus Receives a Boost in Tourism Due To Commercial Flights Ban to Sharm el-Sheikh

Gatwick_South_Terminal_international_arrivals_concourseSome holidaymakers from the UK and Russia who were booked to fly to Sharm el-Sheikh are now due to spend their holiday in Cyprus. Since the ban on commercial flights to the popular Egypt holiday destination, some holidaymakers have opted to spend their holidays in Cyprus, which gives the tourism industry a much-needed boost.

The president of the Association of Cyprus Travel Agents (ACTA), Dinos Kakkouras, has said that 14 flights from Russia that were due to fly holidaymakers to Egypt have already re-scheduled to fly to Cyprus.
Although the circumstances of the new influx of tourists are nothing to be celebrated about, tourism officials hope the holidaymakers from Russia and the UK will enjoy their stay and make Cyprus their number one holiday destination. (more…)