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Paphos Christmas Lights Switch On

Cyprus is sensible. It only puts up the Christmas Decorations a few weeks before Christmas, rather than in October. This way, you don't get heartily sick of them by the time Christmas Day arrives. Last night, the Mayor switched on the Old Town lights, and we were there to join in the spectacle...

On A Clear Day...

Yesterday was the day after the storm, so we had some clearing up to do followed by a visit to Chrysochou Green Point. We couldn't help noticing how clear the skies were after the bad weather, so decided to take a few pictures on the way back...

Mikri Salamina Sculpture Park

A few days ago we found out about an event organised by Chakra Gallery in the Old Town. A day trip to a sculpture park with a tour provided by the artist responsible for all the creations. We cleared our calender and jumped at the opportunity. We are so, so glad we did...

The Mall Christmas Decorations Are Up

It's that time of year again, and the Christmas Decorations are beginning to appear in the shops. They are still making preparations for the main Old Town Switch On, but the Mall have already decked their halls...

Latest News Articles

Paphos still plagued by stormy weather

Heavy rain and strong winds plagued the Paphos district on Tuesday, resulting in three more fallen trees on the roads.

The fierce winds toppled three trees at 1.20pm, 5pm and 9pm in Paphos and Polis Chrysochous. In all three cases road networks were restored shortly.

Paphos hotels expect 80% occupancy over Christmas holidays

Paphos hoteliers expect occupancy rates of some 80% over the Christmas holidays, the president of the local chapter of the Cyprus Hotels Association Thanos Michaelides said on Wednesday,

He told the Cyprus News Agency that bookings were satisfactory with keen interest from the local market.

Paphos bus drivers to return to work

Paphos bus drivers voted by majority to suspend their strike action and return to work on Wednesday morning to give the company and the Transport Ministry time to resolve their dispute by December 23.

The decision came after bus drivers traveled to Nicosia where they protested outside the Presidential Palace, the House of Representatives and the Transport Ministry.

Bad weather causing problems in Paphos and Limassol

The fire services continue to receive calls for help due to rains in the Paphos and Limassol district.

Between Monday and Tuesday morning, they removed two trees from roads and pumped water from a passage and a building in the Limassol area.