Cyprus Holidays – Family, All Inclusive & Cheap Holidays in Cyprus
A holiday in Cyprus has so many attractions and cheap it is easy to see why it is better known as the island of Aphrodite – the ancient Greek goddess of love. Countless wars have been fought over the ages here – the Turks, Greeks and Romans all came to claim this beautiful island as their own. All have left their mark in fascinating ancient ruins, historic villages and museums. A relatively small island that exudes a big personality, Cyprus holidays not only cheap but boasts warm year round weather, golden beaches, picturesque mountain ranges and clean modern resorts. Cypriots love children and family friendly facilities are widely available when you choose a Travel Monster Holiday.
Dotted along the Cyprus coastline are long golden swathes of holiday beaches and secluded coves. Fifty-Two of Cyprus beaches awarded the prestigious Blue Flag make them an ideal place to holiday. Ayia Napa, Paphos, Larnaca and Limassol are noted to be amongst the best Monster holiday resorts and benefit from good facilities, clean beaches and plenty of water sports to enjoy any holiday in Cyprus to the extreme.
In the coastal resorts if you have not chosen to go on all inclusive Cyprus holidays, you will find a wide range of international cuisines – Chinese, Indian, Italian and English menus are all widely available. Cheap Cyprus holidays would not be complete without sampling the authentic local cuisine.
In the capital Nicosia, you will find cheap shopping and chic boutiques. Cyprus holiday resorts themselves offer a range of handicrafts and souvenir shops. Markets are held regularly in many of the coastal resorts. Best buys that you can look for when on family holidays in Cyprus include Cypriot lacework, pottery and all manner of jewellery and handicrafts.
Ayia Napa is the party capital of Cyprus and a favourite with the 18 – 30s crowds. Here you will find top class DJs, foam parties and bustling neon lit cocktail bars. Generally, all inclusive Cyprus holidays have a good range of nightlife with everything from karaoke bars, to traditional Cypriot evenings with music and dancing. Familiar English and Irish pubs are also plentiful. In Cyprus Families are welcomed for holidays in all of the resorts with a range of fun all inclusive centres and facilities to keep the little ones entertained.
With spectacular beaches along the Cyprus coast, water sports are widely available. Choose from everything from fun banana rides to shipwreck diving expeditions. For something more adventurous try hiking, biking, off road jeep excursions and parachuting. Cyprus is ideal for family holidays and all inclusive holidays there is a range of attractions including water parks, animal parks and a number of adventure parks. Cyprus is steeped in history and offers some of the most fascinating sightseeing opportunities in the Mediterranean. Popular excursions include Choirokoitia – an ancient Neolithic site dating back to 7000 B.C. Paphos houses many archeological gems including ancient Roman mosaics, catacombs and an Acropolis.
Useful Cyprus External Links:
- Cyprus Blue Flag Beaches – www.blueflag.org/Cyprus
- Cyprus Tourist Information – www.visitcyprus.org.cy