Information for Newcomers

If you are new to Paphos it may all seem a bit daunting. We have featured a number of locations you may find it useful to know about.

Restaurants

You won't have any problem finding a good place to eat in Paphos, but if you want some ideas or are looking for somewhere a bit different, then check out the recommendations here.

Health and Wellbeing

Toothache? Broken sunglasses? Broken leg? Or perhaps you need something for your pet. In Health and Well Being, if you are in the Paphos region, we have your covered.

Family Fun

Paphos and Cyprus aren't all about the sun. If you are here with a family, these are some of the sites that can keep you occupied if you want a change from the beach or poolside.

Shopping

Fancy a bit of retail therapy? Whether you are after a new pair of shoes, some nice jewellery, or just want to browse a few books at the local store, we've got you covered.

Hi Tech

Here you will find everything techical. From mobile phones, computer repairs and sales, right though to TV providers.

Holidays and Travel

Planning a holiday, and want to know which airlines are available? Or are you looking for a traditional hotel for that special break? Our Holidays and Travel section will be able to help.

Home and Garden

You will find everything for your Paphos home and garden here. From solar panels right through to bathroom fittings, we've got you covered.

Home Services

Need a plumber, electrician or a gas fitter? Or perhaps you want your aircon serviced, or your patio cleaned? These Paphos companies are here to help.

Services

Everything from Car Insurance, Legal Help, to Printing and Photography.

Cars and Bikes

Looking for a new car in Paphos, or do you want to rent? Need a tyre repaired or the aircon fixed? Take a look here.

Blog Locations

We often get asked how to get to places we have featured in our blogs, so we have added a section to the directory that pinpoints the locations. If you are visiting a remote area, please ensure you have plenty of water with you.

Latest Blog Articles

White River to Arodes

After a recent swim on an Akamas beach, we drove back to Polemi over one of our favourite off-road routes. Let's see what the Akamas had to show us along the way...

Geroskipou Antiquities Under Threat

There's a very nice church on the front at Paphos. It is built next to an area of land that until now has been empty, save for some archaeological ruins. There are now plans to build on the site, and protests are also planned to prevent any such development. We took our camera down to get a first hand view...

Kato and Pano Kivides

Nestled in the hills to the north west of Limassol, Kano and Pano Kivides are two abandoned villages that have different stories to tell. A couple of weeks ago we visited them to see what they had to say...

Geroskipou Bypass

It has been announced that there is to be a new bypass built between Paphos and Geroskipou. Responses to this news were mixed, but we think it is a good idea. We decided to visit the area to see where the bypass will go and who it will benefit. Besides, the map had shown that there was a flea market in the area. What was that all about...?

Latest News Articles

Sculptures to be sunk in sea off Kato Paphos

A unique sculpture composition will be sunk in the sea off Kato Paphos on Thursday morning.

The sinking of what the environmentally friendly work of art will attract swimmers and divers and at the same time contribute to the protection and reproduction of biodiversity.

British expats in Cyprus given an extra year to apply for residence permits

Britons living in Cyprus have been given a grace period until December 31, 2020 to apply for legal status on the island in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the government announced on Wednesday.

Britain is due to leave the EU on October 31 with or without a deal and the residency permit applications were supposed to have been made by that date.

Hapless thieves throw away €2,000 still inside bag they snatched (Updated)

Police on Sunday said they had recovered almost €2,000 from between €4,000 and €6,000 that was in a bag snatched from a Paphos restaurant owner outside her home late Saturday just before she went to exit her car.

Four remanded after wild car chase in Paphos

Four Iranian men were remanded by the Paphos court for two days on Sunday after allegedly causing mayhem resulting in a three-car crash as they attempted to settle personal differences on the streets of the town in front of frightened bystanders, police said.