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11

Apr

How the tourism started in 2017?

Tourism starts the year with a bang! Tourism started the year on a strong footing, with revenue from tourists soaring by 21.6% in January compared with the same month of 2016, according to data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service (Cystat). Revenue from tourism reached €35.4 million in January 2017 according to the Passengers’ Survey, …

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29

Mar
all inclusive holidays

Are all-inclusive holidays sustainable?

You can create your own opinion regarding the matter of all inclusive offers made by the hotels in Cyprus to holiday makers. However lets have a look at the current problem with All Inclusive offers in Cyprus from local media and possible solutions and actions anyone of us can contribute with! Despite the surge in …

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23

Feb
cyprus tourism

Tourism development in Cyprus

A new study on tourism development suggests that by 2030 tourism arrivals could go up by 82 %, revenues increase by 185 % and 64 % more staff employed in the industry if the study’s strategy is implemented. The new plan, which was presented to a ministerial committee in February 2017, is part of developing a new …

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9

Feb
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Food production workshops in Cyprus

US funded workshops launched to support food production are a series of free workshops aiming to support small and medium enterprises in the area of food production, funded largely by the US State Department, was launched on 3rd of February 2017 in Akaki, Nicosia. The two-day workshops will deal with matters such as product quality and certification, …

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11

Jan
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Landmark of airports in Cyprus

There was a significant increase in the number of passengers processed through Larnaka and Pafos airports and a further boost to Cyprus’ connectivity, with the entrance of new airlines and the introduction of new routes, according to Hermes Airports’ official data for 2016. More specifically, a total of 8,974,163 passengers travelled through the airports in …

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4

Jan
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Winter tourism challenge in Cyprus

A Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) official has confirmed that a big effort is underway to bolster winter tourism after a record number of summer arrivals in 2016. Speaking to state radio, CTO Senior Tourism Officer Marinos Menelaou said around 3.5 million people visited Cyprus in the last 11 months which represents historically high figures both …

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7

Dec
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Paphos tourism action plan for 2017

The city of Paphos is aiming to increase promotion of the district and has drawn up an action plan for 2017, which includes improvements in the use of social media and other promotional outlets, according to an announcement by the local tourism board. Participants at a meeting of the board of directors of the Paphos regional …

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20

Sep
winter tourism cyprus

How is winter in Cyprus for tourists?

Winter tourism on the up! Winter tourism has increased by 35 per cent over the past three years and is expected to grow further, tourism minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis was quoted as saying on Sunday, September 18. In an interview with Phileleftheros newspaper, the minister was already looking ahead to 2017 now that this year was wrapping …

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7

Sep
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Record breaking tourism in Cyprus

The challenges and prospects facing Cyprus` tourist industry were discussed in a meeting of Parliamentary Committee of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism as tourist arrivals are close to breaking a new record in 2016. Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism Yiorgos Lakkotrypis, Minister of the Interior Socratis Hasikos and Minister of Transport, Communications and …

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26

Jul
Cyprus tourism organisation

The power of marketing by CTO

Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) asks for extra €12m to boost tourist arrivals in Cyprus. CTO is seeking to beef up its promotion and advertising campaign for 2017 by asking for the government to cough up a further €12million to add to its €48m budget. CTO officials are looking to strike while the iron’s hot following a …

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20

Jul
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Trips Tips 21 & 22 & 23 & 24 July 2016

Enjoy the summer in Cyprus anytime and anywhere. There is nothing easier than to choose from our network of local partners and events happening in Cyprus to have a great weekend. You can either use your own/rented car for your trip or come with us by our jeeps for your private trip. Support local businesses in Cyprus and …

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22

Jun

Three million tourists in Cyprus?

A total of three million travellers are expected to visit Cyprus in 2016, shattering all previous records while at the same time testing whether the tourism industry can handle such growth. In a meet-and-greet meeting with the House Commerce hearing committee, Tourism Minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis said the big bet for Cyprus is whether the island …

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8

Jun
Protaras Cyprus

Restructuring of tourism in Cyprus?

President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, announced his intention to spearhead a national effort to restructure tourism on multiple fronts, and requested the contribution of the tourist industry and other political parties. Speaking at the annual general assembly of the Pancyprian Hoteliers’ Association (PASYKSE), he said that his government is moving ahead with planning a modern, …

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26

May
Protaras, Cyprus

Where to find best beaches of Europe?

Cyprus is well known for its beautiful beaches with crystal clear waters. Each city has its own beauty and displays a small piece of paradise! The island is filled with hundreds of beaches for you to experience. These are a few reasons why Cyprus is such an amazing place to visit!!!  According to Trip Advisor, a …

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28

Apr
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Paphos focused on Japanese tourists

The Mayor of Paphos, Mr. Phedonas Phedonos, met representatives from the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) to discuss ways to increase tourism from Japan towards Paphos, with an eye towards 2017 being the year the city is the European Capital of Culture. The representatives of JATA showed particular interest in creating tourist packages which …

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