Cyprus Facts

Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea situated at the
eastern end of
the Mediterranean. The island has a population of 862,000 
(80% Greek-Cypriots,
11.0% Turkish-Cypriots and 9% foreign residents).
The official spoken languages in Cyprus are Greek and Turkish.
English is widely spoken;
Russian, German and French 
are also spoken
within the tourist Industry. 

Cyprus has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and cool winters 
and an average
of 340 days of sunshine per year. Except from the
wonderful weather, the island has
a lot more to offer; golden
sandy beaches, crystal clear sea with excellent
water
sports facilities and a buzzing nightlife
as well as
history, culture,
tradition and tranquility.

In an island where the 21st century rubs shoulders
with a 10,000 year-old civilisation, everyone is
guaranteed to have the holiday of a lifetime!