The main resorts of Cyprus
Summer is in full swing, and tired of work and heat, city dwellers seek to leave, to the sea. Travel agencies offer many destinations for the sea, and Cyprus is one of the most popular. Only which Cyprus resort to choose in order not to be disappointed?
Ayia Napa. Ayia Napa – the eastern resort of Cyprus. Back in the near 60s of the 20th century, Ayia Napa was an inconspicuous village where fishermen lived with their families. But thanks to the fact that after 1970 the youth chose the village for their rest, Ayia Napa turned into a megapopular resort. And still in Ayia Napa they like to come to rest the company of young people. After all, Ayia Napa – the chameleon resort – in the heart of Ayia Napa is a monastery of the 15th century. In the afternoon, the resort seems to be a quiet and peaceful city for family life, surrounded by countless plantations of sun-filled vegetables and fruits. But as soon as the sun goes down and the city comes to life, the neon of discos, pubs, night clubs and restaurants where young people are having fun is burning everywhere. And the beaches in Ayia Napa are divine, although there are not so many of them, but with gorgeous golden sand and a shallow safe sea. That is, if you are going to relax with children, choose the hotel carefully and carefully so that the noise from the nightly fun will not spoil the children’s sleep and impressions from the sea.
Protaras. But Protaras is a resort village contrasting with Ayia Napa. The pace of life in it is very calm, measured, respectively Protaras is an ideal place for family holidays and for a comfortable measured rest in solitude. Although at night you can also dance in discos, admire the performance of the colorful singing fountain, which pleases all passersby with its unusual colorful performance. Near Figovaya Bay, near the garden of fig trees there are the most popular beaches, where in addition to swimming and sunbathing you can actively try almost all the beach views of the port.
Limassol. Limassol – the southern resort, but it is also the economic and financial center of Cyprus. Limassol is very favorably located in the center of the island. Limassol fell in love with couples, sportsmen and respectable audience. Parents can entertain children in three modern water parks, an amusement park and a unique zoo. The beaches are mostly sandy, sometimes sandy-pebble, equipped with gentle slopes into the water.
Larnaca Larnaca is a southeastern resort in Cyprus, more suitable for families with children, because there is a clean sandy bottom, with a convenient gentle entrance and shallow sea near the surf, which allows children to splash around in the water. Most of the hotels in Larnaca are located directly on the coast of the sandy bay, therefore in Larnaca there are also elderly people who are interested in the proximity of the sea to the hotel.
Pathos. Paphos is considered the elite and most quiet resort. If you are looking for a VIP hotel, then there are a lot of them in Paphos. Under the resort name Paphos grouped into one: Paphos, Aphrodite Hills, Coral Bay, the town of Polis, Latchi. Paphos consists of two almost connected and at the same time very different parts. The first – Ktima – is located on a rocky hill a few kilometers from the sea, the second tourist Kato Paphos near the coast. On Paphos you will find many sandy and rocky beaches. The most beautiful and sandy beach of Paphos with convenient access for children is located in Koraral Bay.