Cyprus is the jewel island of Europe, it is a majestic country and it is one of the most favourable destinations in the Mediterranean especially during this holy season.
In Cyprus locals rejoice Easter with great customs and traditions while its majestic setting and endless choices of entertainment and leisure add to the reviving holiday feel.
A plethora of customs is followed during the Passion Week but the most popular is taking place on Easter Sunday, the Litany of the icon of Virgin Mary, a procession held by the pilgrims and the church. After the procession everyone returns to their homes in order to roast the traditional “Lamp on the spit” in the company of family and friends. This scrumptious meal is accompanied with other local delicacies, wine and regional dances. Later on, locals and visitors meet at the central square so as to play a series of traditional Easter games such as “ziziro” and “sitzia”. The games last until Easter Tuesday.
The customs vary from city to city but the spirit remains intact throughout the entire country. One of the most brilliant cities worth visiting during spring is Limassol. Facing the Mediterranean sea, the city of Limassol is the most popular city in the whole island situated on the southern coast of the country. It is a superb and a cosmopolitan city definitely worth visiting.
Limassol offers a great variety of accommodation choices including Amathus Beach Hotel brilliantly set right next to the beach. This luxury hotel near the vibrant city centre of
Limassol offers a breadth of dining, pampering, leisure and entertainment choices luring guests to reside in a seaside haven of indulgence with world-class facilities and services.
This 5 star beach resort in Cyprus has foreseen and created exclusive spring break packages for its beloved guests inviting them to discover the island of Aphrodite through the prism of refined luxury between the 26th of March and the 30th of April.
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