Country: Cyprus, Europe
Languages: Greek, Turkish
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Timezone: UTC +2; Summer: UTC +3
Electricity: 240 volts AC, 50Hz. British-style plugs with three square pins
Flight time from London: 4 hours 30 mins (approx)
Airlines with direct flights: British Airways, Cyprus Airways, easyJet, American Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Thomas Cook Airlines, Transavia.com France, Thomson Airways, Monarch Airlines, Ryanair
Officially the Republic of Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean and the third largest and third most populous island. It is located south of Turkey, west of Syria and Lebanon, northwest of Israel and Palestine, north of Egypt and southeast of Greece.
Relax in the warm Mediterranean waters
Enjoy a meze feast and take in the ancient culture on a holiday to Cyprus. Situated in the Eastern Mediterranean sea, Cyprus is a destination that has been attracting and enchanting visitors for generations.
Where to go: Ayia Napa, Larnaca, Limassol, Paphos, Pissouri, Polis, Protaras
When to go: Year round. Lowest temperatures are in January at around 10c, rising to 29c in the Summer