The Limassol Marina

Limassol Marina

The Limassol Marina is one of the most popular places in town. Built in the place of the old port, it definitely gives you a glimpse, of how the city might look like in a few years.

With its luxurious white yachts, modernistic architecture and high-end shops, the it reminds me of Cannes or Monte Carlo.

The beautiful scenery hypnotizes you, giving a sense of serenity and vacation.  Which is probably why it attracts so many people, locals and tourists.

Limassol Marina

A huge selection of cafés and restaurants gives you the opportunity to choose according to your budget and desire. Whether you are looking for coffee, pizza or a proper meal, it is all there in front of you. Here are a few of my personal favourite  places.

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Discovering Cyprus: Amathunta – The lost city of legends

East of Limassol lies the once beautiful city of Amathus or Amathunta. Dating all the way back to 1100 BC, it was destroyed during an Arab invasion in the 7th century AD. It is one of the main tourist attractions in Limassol, but unfortunately it is often taken for granted.  Meanwhile, the ancient city is actually one of the greatest discoveries on the island.

Amathunta in legends and in literature

Amathunta

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