Welcomes you to Cyprus!
Cyprus is a vastly historic island located in the
beautiful Mediterranean Sea. It's history
goes back over 10,000 years and includes the
notable Alexander the Great and Cleopatra.
The third largest island of the Mediterranean with
close proximity to Europe, Asian and Africa,
Cyprus has been inhabited by numerous
civilizations over the years. Over three
thousand years ago the Mycenaean Greeks settled on
the island and established the current Greek
culture. Over the millennia, Cyprus has seen
Phoenician, Roman, Crusaders, Franks, Venetians
and other conquerors who have left their influence
to shape the island's unique character.
My gratitude goes out to, Angela, who provided the
photographs below. Angela and I have shared
an interesting experience. While she
was in labor with her last child, my
trans-Atlantic maternal instincts drove me into a