Natura Beach Hotel
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... Cypriots, meze is perhaps more about the social interaction than about the actual consumption of food - it's a long and drawn out affair over several hours, and seems to be a bit of a cultural institution in Cyprus.
In a way, the guidebook set us up this evening with some rather unrealistic expectations - normally, unrealistic expectations result in disappointment, but tonight was one of those rare occasions where, even ...
As always, a good approach in life, especially while traveling, is not to let things outside of your control negatively affect your outlook. Something stupid invariably eventually happens in life, but most times it only creates problems for you if you let it. So adopting an optimistic stance on the situation ... things could have been far worse - at least ΨΕΚΑΣΜ 17;ΝΑ didn't mean ...
... but this is where the story improves, because those earlier ******** at the cafe aside, this is where Cypriot hospitality shined through. She immediately hopped into her car and hauled ass to town, arriving to find us making the best of the situation, sitting and having some wine and nuts in complete darkness, on what is probably a lovely terrace during the day.
Maria was so kind and apologetic, even though we were equally at fault ...
Just a real tourist day, visiting the mosaics in the Houses of Dionysos, Theseus, Aion and Orpheus in Pafos,
then the Royal tombs of Kato Pafos.
On the way back to Nicosia a short stop in the hill town of Lefkara, know for its lace.
... of John Lambadist; its door is also closed. I ask the lady in the local cafe when the gatekeeper will return and she indicates it will take two to three hours. But when I wander around the premises, I discover that you have to enter through the rear entrance to find a baffling interior of sculptures, paintings and artefacts. The only remaining monk answers my questions in a soft voice. The ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility