Kyrenia – Cyprus

Kyrenia Cyprus Blog

Welcome to Kyrenia, the picturesque port city of Cyprus! Located on the northern coastline, Kyrenia is a popular destination for travelers looking to explore the Mediterranean. Whether you’re interested in rich history, stunning beaches, or delicious food, Kyrenia has something for everyone.

Kyrenia’s history is steeped in culture and tradition. The city dates back to the 11th century BC, when it was a major port city for the region. Over the centuries, it has served as an important trading post for the region, and was the site of many battles and sieges. Visitors to Kyrenia can explore the numerous historical sites and monuments, including the Castle of Kyrenia, St. Hilarion Castle, and the ruins of the ancient city of Lapithos.

Kyrenia is also known for its stunning beaches. With crystal clear waters and white sand, the beaches of Kyrenia are perfect for swimming, sunbathing, or simply enjoying the view. Many of the beaches have restaurants and cafes nearby, making them great places to spend a day or evening relaxing.


When it comes to food, Kyrenia offers a wide variety of options. From traditional Cypriot dishes to international cuisines, there’s something to satisfy everyone’s palate. Fresh seafood, grilled meats, and delicious salads are all on offer in the city’s restaurants.

Kyrenia is a wonderful destination for those looking for a relaxing holiday or an exciting adventure. With its rich history, stunning beaches, and delicious food, Kyrenia is sure to be a memorable experience. So why not come and explore Kyrenia for yourself? You won’t regret it!



Loving the many times I have spent in Cyprus, so I started a blog for everyone who feels the same to contribute to. First came here in the military back in 1984.