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... ashlar blocks. The city was destroyed by earthquakes in 1075 B.C. and then resettled closer to the southern coast of Cyprus near the sea.
Around the 9th century B.C. Phoenician merchants settled in Kition and the community began to grow and a community formed. In the mid-9th century a large temple was constructed to the Phoenician goddess Astarte. At the end of the 8th-century, Kition was sieged ...
... against Emperor Constantine I. Constantine's half-brother, censor Flavius Dalmatius, was sent to quell the uprising, and he brought Calocaerus and his accomplices to Tarsus in Cilicia where they were tried and executed for treason against Rome.
Salamis is an expansive site with numerous ruins spread out over a square mile. The most well excavated and impressive ruins are a building complex housing the baths, swimming ...
... the Jews for his and they chased them to the northern coast of Cyprus where Barnabas' followers escaped to Egypt.
Thus, St. Barnabas's grave site remained unknown for 432 years until it was revealed to Archbishop Anthemios of Constantia (Salamis) in a dream. Anthemios went to the site and opened the cave and found the remains of St. Barnabas and St. Matthew's Bible. He took the remains and Bible to Emperor Zeno ...
Mt. Olympus stands towering over the island of Cyprus reaching 1,952 meters (6,404 ft.). Since Cyprus is at sea level the height of the mountain is the relative increase in elevation. I decided to climb up to the peak of Mt. Olympus today to spend some time alone, to enjoy the beauty of nature, and to just relax and hear from the Lord. The bus ride to the mountain took 2.5 hours being all uphill and in a rickety old Mercedes-Benz van that looked like it was from 1970. I think I ...
Agia Kyiakis is a 12th-century A.D. Byzantine church. It is not overly impressive, but it does have a large basilica and bishop's palace surrounding it from the 4th century A.D. In the front courtyard of the church there stands a white, 1st-century pillar according to tradition, is the place where Paul was tied and scourged. Of course, there is no historical evidence for this claim but the pillar very well could have been around when Paul was ...
Other places to stay in Cyprus
Nissi Avenue, Ayia Napa | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- Nice hotel, not great..
- Absolutely amazing!
- Shhhhh! Dont tell everyone!
Amathus Avenue, Limassol | 4 star hotelfrom $154
- Wonderful wonderful hotel
- Nice Hotel
- Nice Hotel
Aphrodite Avenue, Geroskipou, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $42
- Love the place
- Xmas Break
- Honest report for the hotel phaethon
Poseidonos Ave., Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- Not as good as we thought it would be
- Judge for yourself
- Excellent hotel
P.O.Box 62422, Paphos | 5 star hotelfrom $177
- Not the same hotel
- Leptos Coral Beach is Excellent
- Dont say i didn't warn you
Nissi Aveunue, Ayia Napa | 4 star hotelfrom $122
P.O. Box 57222, Limassol | 5 star hotelfrom $340
- Some good tips
- Very nice indeed!
- Fantastic Hotel!
Old Nicosia - Limassol Road, Limassol | 5 star hotelfrom $264
Akamas Avenue, Paphos | 5 star hotelfrom $189
- Fantastic Hotel but nothing for kids
- Superb 5 star
- Beach Hotel without Beach
Archbishop Makarios III Avenue, Nicosia | 5 star hotelfrom $187
Kryou Nerou Street, Ayia Napa | 4 star hotelfrom $211
on the sea front of Chloraka Village, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $63
- Akteon village Paphos Cyprus
- Lovely late break
- Functional but Souless
Poseidon Ave, Paphos | 5 star hotelfrom $256
- Possibly the best Med resort hotel I have stayed at in 30 years
- Superb Hotel
- A very nice hotel
Larnaka Dekelia Road , Larnaca | 4 star hotelfrom $132
PO Box 60023, Paphos | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- Not Good
- Don`t go
Poseidon Avenue, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- Good hotel and location
- Preety Good
- Not a four star hotel
2 Iasonos St, Protaras | 4 star hotelfrom $214
Amathus Ave, Limassol | 5 star hotelfrom $299
- Good Show
- Very Impressed
- Christmas Vacations
Paris St., Paphos | 3 star hotelfrom $66
- Visited May 2005, september 2005, March 2006, May 2006 and due to return........
- The best holiday we've had in a long time!
Poseidonos Avenue, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $171
- No Children A Must
- Best for older generation.
- Paphos in May
Tombs of the Kings Road, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Brilliant Hotel
- All you could want..... out of the room!
- What a fantastic holiday! and a great place to stay!
Poseidon Ave, PO Box 60284 , Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- I Come Here Every Year
- Lovely Hotel, Fantastic Setting
- Needs a makeover
Nissi Avenue, Ayia Napa | 4 star hotelfrom $190
- So Disappointed!!
- Nice Hotel
- Fantastic Hotel
Posidonos Ave., Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $173
- Fantastic Holiday
- A great hotel
- Our third visit - not the last
502 Amathus Avenue, Limassol | 5 star hotelfrom $178
- Absolutely magical!
- Noisy Building Works
- Great Holiday
Coral Bay Road, Paphos | 4 star hotelfrom $83
- Lovely but not so romantic
- Queens bay hotel....beautiful hotel!
- A friendly and pretty hotel