Paphos is situated on the southwestern coast of the Cyprus island. It is the capital of Cyprus since the Roman dominion. It is here not far from Paphos is the place where according to legend, the goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite came ashore from the sea foam. Many tourists are coming here to see the famous rock where Aphrodite came to life.
With the opening of international airport in 1984, this once obscure part of Cyprus began to develop rapidly. In the picturesque harbor of Kato Paphos, in the old part of town you will find many taverns, famous for its fish <meze> (dishes made from fresh fish). It is here come the locals and tourists to relax during the day and spend time in the evening. You will be charmed by cordiality and hospitality with which the residents of Paphos welcome guests. The resort has plenty opportunities for interesting and varied holiday: you can visit the local museum and the tombs of kings, visit one of the first Christian basilicas, admire the harbor from the height of the walls of an ancient fort. The value of archaeological sites in Paphos is universally recognized: here are the most beautiful and well-preserved mosaics ever found in the Mediterranean region.