- Population: 1.17 Million
- Capital: Nicosia
- Language: Greek and Turkish
- Currency: Euro
- Emergency No: 112 or 199
- Size – 3,572 Square Miles
Cyprus, the birthplace of the great legend Aphrodite, the Jewel of the Mediterranean and an all year round holiday destination .
With beautiful beaches available all year round Cyprus is a sun worshipers dreams vacation spot.
With the mix of the Greek and Turkish cultures on the island you will find so much history in such a small space. Take some time to explore the ancient buildings and old history of the region.
The mix of the two cultures also makes for a fabulous culinary mix. Make sure to try some of the local delicacies like Durrum a Turkish style wrap or traditional Turkish sweets. There are locally sourced food options on the island and the islanders are known for loving fresh veggies.