Pano Arodes

Published 8th of May, 2019

Nice Flowers

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It would be rude not to examine these flowers. There were an odd variety of black bees buzzing around them when we were looking around. There were also a fair amount of signs about.

Local Features

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this sign dealt with the village itself.

Unknown Sign

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I have no idea what this sign is about.

Nature Trail

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Ah now this was interesting. It is the start of a nature trail that opened during Pafos 2017. We will feature it soon in our series on walks. It is a lovely route, but bear in mind the shorter route is not 3km. Well, it is, but if you took it you would finish up in a field in the middle of the Akamas. So you need to allow for the 3km walk back as well.

Walk, This Way

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Anyway, if you want to go on the walk, you need to take the road to the left of the main square. We will follow it for a little bit now.

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