Cyprus is a highly developed island nation in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, near Turkey. It is considered to be "a stepping stone of three continents" as it is close to Africa, Asia and Europe. It contains rich historical archaeology from the Neolithic Age, Ancient Greece, and the Roman period. The capital of Cyprus is Nicosia, and currently has a population of about 200,000. This small nation boasts the largest Byzantine museum? as well as the Selimiye Mosque?.
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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Time Zone: DST +0300 UTC
Power: 240 V, 50 Hz
Languages: Greek English and Turkish
Currency: Cyprus uses the Cyprus pound, worth about 2.1 U.S. Dollars, but will soon make the transition to the Euro.
Climate: Hot dry summers and cool winters
Deryneia village: Folkloric Museum
Larnaka District Mediaeval Museum
Ammochostos Magic Dancing Waters, Protaras
Pafos Bird Park?
Achilleos Hotel Apt