Kannaviou Countryside

Published 26th of April, 2019

Paphos Forest

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Now, you can go exploring through those woods during the summer time. I wouldn't advise much at the moment however, as the trails are still very muddy, though they are drying fairly quickly. If you do go, be especially wary of trails that have had streams running down them. These can prove very hazardous.

End Of The Road

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Some trails are no longer accessible though.

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Interesting Crystals

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There were veins of quartz running through some of the rocks here. However, the rocks themselves are very crumbly, so just admire the crystals in situ. If you try removing them they crumble away.

Reservoir Dogs

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Alex photographed these pooches who seemed to be keeping a watchful eye on her.

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