Cyprus is a land of contrasts with many diversities, it has something to offer to everyone; from vibrant business center to traditional values, sun-kissed beaches to snowy mountains, nature’s beauty to a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
Cyprus is an island country located at the Mediterranean sea at the crossroad of Asia, Africa, and Europe. Let’s talk about the culture and behavioral pattern of people of Cyprus.
Cypriot people is known for its hospitality, that’s why they have achieved their privilege of best holiday destination of Europe. Cypriots make the visitor feel at home and you can expect a very warm welcome in the country.
The crime rate is something that concerns most of the people visiting any new place, Cyprus has got very low crime rate that makes it the safest place to live in, the number of sex offenses (including rape) is just 3.22 per 1,00,000.
Majority of the population are Greeks (78%) and Turkish (18%), and only negative about being in Cyprus is their orthodox behavior that might concern you, since 18% of the population are Muslims you will be expected to maintain sanity.
Few things about Cyprus that you should be knowing before making your first visit.
- Cyprus is also known as the Island of love, Aphrodite, the greek goddess of love was born in the region of Cyprus.
- The whole town ‘Paphos’ has been recognized as a world heritage and it’s a feast for someone with interest in historical monuments.
- Cyprus has got the maximum number of blue flag beaches in the world; a blue flag is a certification defines the quality of the beach.
- While you can enjoy beautiful beaches in the day time Cyprus has a lot to offer in night also, Cyprus has earned the badge of the world’s best party destination as well.
Note: no matter what you like, Cypriot people has all the capability to make your vacations memorable