The Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Famagusta
Just tracking my flight home.
Left Malta early afternoon for Dubai, with a stop in Larnaca. This was just a drop off and pick up stop. Passengers going on to Dubai weren't allowed off the plain. So I spent an hour watching round staff clean the plane and cabin staff complete security ...
... which is Kamares, -the old Aqueduct of Larnaca.
May, June, July 11.15 – 17:00
September – October 11:15 – 15:00
November – February 11:15
March – April 11:15 – 15:00
The tour is in ...
Agia Napa Up to the right hand end of Cyprus, and around 2.5 hours from Paphos, we come to Agia Napa, a very nice beach based resort and a good 2 night stay sort of place to explore this end of Greek Cyprus and also the Turkish ...
... post without any kind of digression?
Let's talk about these ruins. Judging by the steel re-enforcements around the base of the columns I'd say that the columns all fell down, more than likely when Arab raiders ransacked the city in 647. Like, they totally ****** it. Salamis dates back to around the same time as Kourian and had been added to by the Romans when they rocked up, you can see the remains of the ...
... strangers....but she sensed I was a cat lover. This all brings up a story I heard: why the Cypriots love cats....which they seem to do. There was a drought in Cyprus for quite awhile and snakes proliferated. Then Saint Eleni (or Helen, married to Saint Constantine, the Emperor) came by ship to Cyprus and brought hundreds of cats who killed the snakes. Lovely story.
I got lost of course. It was quite interesting because I would ...
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