The island country of Cyprus, in the Eastern Mediterranean is an idyllic place to spend a holiday. Its culture is largely influenced by Western Europe, however being close to Asia and Africa there are also aspects of the East. There are centers of tourism in places like Paphos, Agia Napa and Lemesos, but if you travel out to the smaller villages, you will find less commerciality and some lovely golden beaches as well. From medieval castles, to gorgeous flowers, Cyprus has it all.
There are lots of Cyprus hotels available for the holiday seeker. If you want to stay in Paphos, one example is the Coral Beach Hotel and Resort. This hotel looks out over Coral Bay and the warm beaches. You can explore the island from here either by horseback or Jeep, two unique ways to see the sights. This specific location of Paphos is the warmest in winter and coolest in Summer on the island, ensuring you will be as comfortable as possible during your stay.
As well as countless hotels, there are other types of accommodation in Cyprus which are available. This includes self-catering villas, where you can come and go as you please. There are also cheap hostels in Cyprus. These are ideal if you are on a budget, or simply intend to spend most of your holiday time out of doors. Wake up in the morning, grab some breakfast and head to the beach. The cheapest private room found on www.hostelbookers.com in Paphos is £8.83 in the Mariela Hotel. There are many more to choose from however, so it is well worth checking out ratings and recommendations.
Whether you want to stay in one area of Cyprus, or tour around different places, it is a truly beautiful place. It is not all tourist resorts and nightlife, head to a mountain village and you will see a different, tranquil way of life.
By Rosalea Collinge