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What it takes to be in a relationship with a Cypriot!”        

By: Leila Thanopoulos Cypriot dating app ‘lalemou’  reveals juicy findings    ‘Lale mou’ in Cypriot literally translates to ‘talk to me.’ However, research shows that dating app users of ‘Lalemou’ find the ‘less talk, more action’ approach far more promising. According to 64% of Cypriots, a relationship becomes official only after a month’s worth of sex, while the other 11% may never even utter th...

Did you know what we celebrate on the 25th of March in Cyprus?

By Leila Thanopoulos ‘Freedom or death’ motto reigns over Cyprus on Greek Independence Day This year, March 25 marks the 196th anniversary of Greek independence; a war which began in 1821 and ended in 1832. For Greek-Cypriots, the annual commemoration takes place in various parts of the island. Alongside military members, students of all ages from public schools in Cyprus participate in the commem...

Cyprus, listed in the world’s hottest travel destinations on CNN

It is with great excitement that we saw our island, Cyprus, being listed in the list with the world’s hottest travel destinations on CNN.   Below is the original article written on CNN: Mexico, Iceland and Cyprus all experienced a surge in tourism spending in 2016, according to a new report from the World Travel & Tourism Council. The group’s report also contained something of...

A record-breaking 15,000 participants embraced Limassol’s coastline – The 11th Opap Limassol-GSO Marathon 

  By: Leila Thanopoulos Feelings of triumph followed the sweaty exhaustion of 15,000 athletes who participated in the 11th Opap Limassol-GSO Marathon. Running a marathon isn’t the average persons morning forte, but when scenic views of the Mediterranean sea act as a motivator, amazing things can happen. The marathon spread along the scenic coastline of Limassol, and had International pa...

Cyprus goes green for Ireland

By Leila Thanopoulos St Patrick’s day is a celebration of Irish conversion to Christianity that has become an iconic trend around the globe. For the third year running, the capital of Cyprus, Nicosia, will have its town hall lit up green this evening. If you’re looking down at the world from above, you’ll notice major cities like Sydney, New York, and Paris will also light up the...

Amazing news: Limassol in the list of best 100 cities!

Once again Limassol is in the list of 100 cities around the world, offering the best quality of life for 2017. According to previous reports, Limassol was in the same list in 2016, claiming the 88th position of the cities with the best quality of life. As stated in the survey conducted annually by the prestigious international firm Mercer Consulting Entrepreneur, Limassol ranks in 89th place in 20...

Protaras Beach by Harald Illmer

Originally published on Point Touch   “Out of a total of 23 countries worldwide, the Knight Frank Global Lifestyle Review puts Cyprus in fifth place as the best relocation destination in the world. The 2013 Knight Frank Global Lifestyle Review ranks Cyprus as the fifth best place to relocate. Cyprus offers some of the most extensive advantages for entrepreneurs, families and retired cou...

Pafos the European Cultural Capital of 2017

by Vangelis Angelides Cyprus, the island known as the island of beauty. The island in which the goddess Aphrodite was born; the goddess of love and beauty. The modern myth says that she actually rose out of the popular “Petra tou Romiou” seaside, one of the most beautiful coastlines of the island which is located in Pafos. Pafos is included in the official UNESCO list of cultural and natural treas...

SWAN LAKE – Matthew Bourne [ΚΥΡ | SUN 29/1 – 20:30]

A screening of the iconic production, perhaps best–known for replacing the traditional female corps de ballet with a menacing male ensemble. With more than 30 international theatre awards including three Tonys and an Olivier, Swan Lake has become the longest running ballet in the West End and on Broadway. Tickets: www.rialto.com.cy / 77777745

Zivana Loel Gold Oak Aged wins the 1st prize in the IN Business Awards for the best new product

Amazing news! ZIVANIA LOEL GOLD OAK AGED received the First Prize Award in the category of new product/service in the 9th IN Business Awards. The IN BUSINESS AWARDS take place every year in Cyprus with the aim to become the single outstanding award in Cyprus that recognize personal and business success, motivating long-term local professional entrepreneurship.

Cyprus Team in Dakar Rally names of the routes HEART CYPRUS!

Dakar Rally 2017. Day 8. La Paz – Uyuni, Bolivia. Heart Cyprus Stage. 9th of January marked the beginning of a supermarathon part of the Dakar. It was an extremely tough day for the team. Due to the harsh conditions en route (the passage laid through the Salt Lake of Uyuni during the rainy season) the leaver of the gearbox got broken. The Supermarathon is always characterised by the prohibit...

Dakar Updates! Stages 3-5

Dakar Rally 2017. Day 3 San Miguel De Tucuman, Argentia – San Salvador De Jujuy, Argentina. Copybet Stage. 4th of January 2017 would be remembered as an extremely dangerous and difficult day for the competitors. Cyprus Team (Autlolife Dakar.Team) was no exception. For Roman and Bert it was a longsome stage, consisting of 16 hours of driving The real test came toward the end of the stage when...