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Cyprus: Romantic Holiday Destination

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Valentine is just around the corner! If you still haven’t found a gift special enough for your special Valentine, why not book a romantic holiday getaway to Cyprus. Here are the most romantic places which you can visit during your romantic holiday in Cyprus.

Ayii Anargyri Natural Healing Spa Resort

Surely this gem in the nature resort is one of the most romantic holiday places for couples in Cyprus. The adult only hotel is a perfect opportunity for relaxing holiday surrounded by nature far away from the hustle and bustle. You can treat yourself with a wide range of  Spa treatments or treat your Valentine with romantic dinner in Cava Gourmet Restaurant far from the stereotypical of other Paphos Restaurants and they promise an unforgettable evenings for not only the hotel guests but also for any visitor who wants to live this unique experience.

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Aphrodite's Rock-Petra tou Romeo

Aphrodite’s mythical birthplace ‘Petra tou Romiou’ is an interesting geological formation of huge rocks along one of the most beautiful coastlines on the island, located on the southwest coast,off the shore along the main road from Paphos to Limassol.  According to the legend, the Ancient Greek Goddess of Love and Beauty – Aphrodite – was born of the sea foam here. Legend tells that she rose from the waves and was escorted on a shell to this particular beach. The giant rock formations, which are seen at the same location are linked with another – more recent – legend which tells that the Byzantine hero Digenis Akritas heaved them there to keep the Saracens Arabs (7th-10th centuries) at bay. The name of Petra tou Romiou (‘rock of the Greek’ in Greek) comes from the hero. It is said that in certain weather conditions, the waves rise, break and form a column of water that dissolves into a pillar of foam. With imagination, this momentarily looks like an ephemeral, evanescent human shape. Other popular myths tell that swimming around the rock three times will bring various blessings, including eternal youth and beauty, good luck, fertility and true love.

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All You Need Is-Drink, Sunset & Your Valentine

There is nothing more romantic than sitting by the pool of your private holiday villa and enjoying the sunset with cool glass of wine with your loved one. Villas usually offer more space and a greater sense of privacy compared to regular hotel rooms, making them ideal choices for lovebirds looking for some quality time together. From traditional, modern to deluxe villas with private hot tabs and saunas. Cherish all the small things, be it late night dips in your own pool or simply relaxing on your very own secluded sundeck.

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Love Bridge in Agia Napa

Another place which you can visit during your romantic holiday is the bridge of love or love bridge is located in one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in Ayia Napa. This is the most known natural bridge in Cyprus. In particular east of Ayia Napa and the location of Mavrokorona at Cavo Greco there is a series of sea caves. At the exact place is where nature created a natural bridge after millions of years of sculpting upon the rocky shore. This is a wonder of the nature which took thousand of years to be created. It is found on the road towards to Agioi Anargiroi and it is part of the natural trail called “Sea Caves”. It is also known as The Bridge of Korakas.

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Amathus Seaside Walking Path in Limassol

In Cyprus there are many beautiful coasts to walk along with your loved one. The Mole of Limassol, The Foinikoudes in Larnaka and the Castle Area of Paphos are some of them. But the Amathus seaside path is probably the most romantic one on the island. On the one side of the path is the sea and on the other side is the Archaeological Site of Amathounta. The lights during the night make the walk even more romantic. You can hold hands and walk side by side enjoying the sea breeze and at the same time the ancient city of Amathounta.

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