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Kataklysmos – festival of the flood this weekend

In Cyprus, Kataklysmos festival, or ‘Festival of the Flood’, is a religious holiday for the feast of the Pentecost, otherwise known as ‘Whitsun’, or ‘The Day of the Holy Spirit’, as it commemorates the descent of the Holy Ghost to the … Continue reading

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Cyprus Culture – welcoming, hospitable and full of tradition

Cyprus is an island rich in culture, boasting many traditions that are still celebrated today. Wish such a detailed history and having been ruled by many an empire the Cypriots have emerged proud of their heritage – a true passion … Continue reading

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Beautiful Butterflies

It’s quite something to look up to the sky and see a swarm of beautiful butterflies dancing past. Their migration journey is quite remarkable and we’re so lucky to be part of their flight path. Every year, the pretty painted … Continue reading

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This weekend’s ‘Epiphany’ explained

Epiphany ‘Fota’: The 12th day of Christmas – 6th January The festival of Epiphany (6 January) is a national public holiday known in Cyprus as ‘Ta Fota’ which means ‘the light’ and is a big festival that celebrates the baptism of Christ and celebrations take place … Continue reading

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This Weekend’s Events

As always, there’s plenty of local events taking place to keep you busy & entertained this weekend. Information on weekly Sunday lunches can be found at the bottom of this article. Click on the images below for full details: Friday 27th … Continue reading

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Marine Life in Cyprus by Steve Ford at Cyprus Diving Adventures

Steve Ford, our preferred Scuba Diving Instructor on the island, writes a fantastic blog on his website – this month we find out about the marine life in Cyprus, which might just surprise you.  Check out his website for more … Continue reading

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Kataklysmos – The Festival of the Flood

In Cyprus, Kataklysmos festival, or ‘Festival of the Flood’, is a religious holiday for the feast of the Pentecost, otherwise known as ‘Whitsun’, or ‘The Day of the Holy Spirit’, as it commemorates the descent of the Holy Ghost to the … Continue reading

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