In Cyprus – about 350 types feathery. Birds use the island, as flying base from Europe to Africa and back about what there are data since the time of Homer. On the Salty lake near Larnaca it is possible to admire pink flamingos which annually fly from the Caspian Sea here.
In Cyprus there are no constantly current rivers. The waterways shown on the card – the dried-up courses which are filled in the winter and during rains. Therefore the only sport which, perhaps, will never be developed in Cyprus – a river rafting. There are some lakes, two salty near Larnaca and Limassol. But they were not always lakes: once they were parts of gulfs.
From February to May on meadows and fields the set of wild flowers blossoms: red tulips, gladioluses, irises, lilies. In the woods anemones, and grow in gardens – roses and oleanders. At the edges of roads and on waste grounds the asfodila which were considered in antique times as mysterious flowers of an underground kingdom grow. After the first autumn rains on the dried yellow-brown meadows there are wild peonies, hyacinths, the Alpine violets and water-lilies.
***** - offer a maximum of services, magnificent registration of halls and numbers. Most often have an own beach directly near hotel. "Anassa", Four Season", "Le Meredien", "Coral Beach", "Golden Bay", "Grecian Bay', "Aeneas".
In four halls of the museum of Pathos of a find are placed in a chronological order. Very much Aphrodite's bust found at the coast. The of the clay small bottles thermoses serving, probably, for relief of sufferings having rheumatism is absolutely unique.
It is possible to relax not only on a beach. Such service as thalassotherapy is at your service provided. In Limassol there are two best centers of thalassotherapy. It is "Le Meridien Limassol Spa & Resort" and "The Four Seasons Hotel Spa Centre". They provide the mass of services for improvement and maintenance of natural beauty.
There is no doubt that the best beaches in Cyprus are in the district of Famagusta. They are famous for gold dust, safe waters and abundance of water entertainments. Pernera attracts with the sandy caves, and is not casual in some of them passionate fans of the sea crowd, and eremites find a shelter in others.
On slopes of the mountain of Olympe it is possible to enjoy well organized skiing in the winter: to services of vacationers – elevators, one on a northern slope of 350 m, and 2 in the Solar valley on 150 m everyone. In the Solar valley in premises of the Cyprian Alpine Ski club, hire of alpine skiing equipment is organized.