Cyprus Life – in pictures vs Fylde Coast Musings

Our new life in Cyprus began in early March 2004. Originally from a small mill town in Heywood, Lancashire (United Kingdom) we moved overseas spending a glorious 12 years in Limassol. Feel free to read my posts and view my many #photosofCyprus. However in 2016 we had to return permanently to UK due to family ill health. We're now living on the Fylde coast where the river Wyre meets the Irish sea in the north west of England. More places for us to discover as this part of the UK is not so familiar to us either.

Almyra, Akamas and Sea Caves – Paphos

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Blue chairsPurpleMosaicsPaphos FortJettyPafos Lighthouse
Living in a BoxBox ManRed and YellowRock formationsRock formationsPaphos Fort
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Rock formationsRock poolWooden stepsViews across to the fortWindo SeatBoat in Box

Last Christmas the employees in the company I work for in Cyprus were all surprised by receiving a complimentary hotel stay for 1 night at either the Annabelle or the Almyra Hotel in Paphos.

This weekend 12 April, we decided to take up the offer and stayed at the Almyra Hotel. This is the ultra modern looking hotel and while all the staff were exceptionally friendly and polite, we found after we had taken a look around the Annabelle we feel that would have been more suited to our traditionalist tastes. But as a one off and certainly, we would never have paid those prices – it was a very pleasant stay.

Here are the photos we took during our stay at the Almyra Hotel (Thanos Hotel group) and from our walk along the coastal footpath behind Paphos harbour.

The next morning we drove to Akamas peninsula to see the island at St George, the Gorge and the shipwreck of the Edro III at Sea Caves.


Author: Fylde Coast Musings aka CyprusPictures

I'm "Shell" or Michele - formerly a UK Expat living in Cyprus since March 2004. Sadly, we had to return to UK in April 2016 due to family illness. We now live "over Wyre" where the "River meets the Sea" at Knott End on Sea, Fylde coast, Lancashire. If you like my photos, you can see more of them on Flickr (Thulborn-Chapman Photography): and don't forget to check me out on Twitter too - you can find me: @CyprusPictures aka Fylde Coast Musings Enjoy!

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