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Paphos, Paphos, Cyprus

According to the myth; the Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure and procreation, Aphrodite, was born in Cyprus. In a cruel version of the myth, Cronus cut off the genitals of his father Uranus and throw them in the sea. From the white foam (aphros in Greek) of the sea hitting on the rocks of […]

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Petra Tou Romiou

According to the myth, Digenis Akritas with his extraordinary powers pushed away the Arab crusades by throwing against them a rock stopping their efforts to invade Cyprus. Petra tou Romiou (i.e. the stone of the Greek) with it's amazing landscape and it's beautiful beach justifies why you should pay a visit to this amazing island.

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Paphos, Paphos, Cyprus

Sometimes a woman can hide your sun, just to make your life more beautiful. (sculpture by Giota Ioannidou representing a modern Aphrodite just coming out of the sea)

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