Paphos, Cyprus

Paphos, the capital of western Cyprus, have a rich historical past. It is not only the place where the tower on a cliff above the sparkling sea Royal tombs of the IV. BC. and is a picturesque Byzantine castle, decorated with mosaics, but also the birthplace of the goddess Aphrodite. The city's population of 27 thousand people increases sharply in the summer, when it attracts a lot of beach tourists from England, Germany and Scandinavia. The beautiful old harbor awaits guests, along the promenade stretching modern hotels and restaurants.