Travel Blogs from Lapta
Disappointed to find the Church closed.
The day that I arrived in Kakopetria I noticed a very small church by the entrance of the village. I was na´ve to think I would find it open. Later on I was told that if I really wished to get inside I had to contact the person who is responsible for the keys. This is done for safety reasons ...
BUILDING: Part of the Atrium is a traditional 1912 historic building, fully renovated, combining modern comforts but at the same time retaining its traditional Cypriot charm with an intimate atmosphere and 3 categories of rooms of different standards.
ACOMMODATION: The hotel was fully booked during my stay and I was not able to experience a stay at an Executive or a Club room, not even had the chance to see what the rooms look like.
My room had ...
The buildings which have been restored, date back to the end of the 18th century and are typical examples of traditional Cypriot urban architecture.
The main Tourist Information Centre is also out here where walking tours around the city centre start on Mondays, Thursdays and ...
... beaches in the Mediterranean, and it was! For just 5 euros we took an hour bus ride to the coast and checked in to our villa. It was two stories with 2 bedrooms, 2 bath, and a huge living room, balcony, and a private pool! There were 4 beds upstairs, and 3 downstairs, with 2 couches. To top it off, the beach was a terribly long 3 minute walk from our front door....We were in paradise.
The first night we were having trouble figuring ...
... The pool is mightily attractive but can't always compete with social networking sites hahah The scent of jasmine in the warm night air is wonderful and was especially so as I was gingerly making my way back from the bar the other night - David getting concerned that I may not navigate my way round the edge of the pool successfully while I sashayed to the dying strains of the music only to learn that a couple of teenagers ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking