• C.T.O. means Cyprus Tourism Organization
  • Driving is on the left side of the road
  • Sockets outlets and sockets of flat 3 pin type are used
  • Avoid shorts and wear suitable clothing when you are visiting churches or monasteries
  • The typical take away is ‘souvlaki stin pitta’ – kebab in a special envelope
  • ‘Commandaria’ is the local sweet fortified
  • ‘Glyko tou koutaliou’ is traditional sweet in Cyprus
  • ‘Halloumi’ is the local cheese which is served plain or grilled
  • ‘Koulouri’ is the typical sesame bread, excellent with green olives
  • ‘Kalimera’ means good morning
  • ‘Kalinixta’ means goodnight
  • ‘Efxaristo’ means thank you
  • ‘Parakalo’ means please
  • ‘Sketos’ is the local coffee without sugar
  • ‘Metrios’ is the local coffee with sugar