The Limassol District of Cyprus is a vibrant coastal region that embodies both the old and the new. It's known for its rich culture, stunning beaches, and numerous archaeological sites from ancient civilizations. Visitors to this area can explore an array of historical sites including Kolossi Castle, the Kourion Archaeological Site, and the Amathus Acropolis. The city also offers plenty of modern attractions like bars, clubs, and casinos along its seafront promenade.
For those looking to take in some breathtaking views should head up to Konnos Bay or Aphrodite's Rock for some sand and turquoise waters. History buffs should make sure to visit Limassol's Medieval Castle which dates back to 1192 AD when Richard I of England first occupied it during his campaign in Cyprus during the Third Crusade. Finally, no trip would be complete without sampling some traditional Cypriot cuisine at one of Limassol's many tavernas!