Cyprus Property, Limassol
Limassol is the second largest town in Cyprus, it has a large port which is busy with ships visiting from all over the world. Limassol is at the heart of the wine making industry and the local beer Keo is also brewed here.
There are no real beaches in Limassol town but there are a few manmade ones, such as Ladies Mile situated west of the new harbour. There is a vast array of accommodation along the sea front, ranging from: the most luxurious hotels to the more humble apartments, all offering a good standard of accommodation depending on what you want.
In amongst these you will find many bars, restaurants and clubs. Limassol also has water parks, a long tourist strip, the old town centre and possibly the largest McDonalds in Cyprus, with a large children's area with play equipment.
Limassol has a lively night life, along with some of the best festivals on the Island like the wine festival in September which offer free samples of their wines!
The pre-Lenten Carnival with spectacular balls and parties and the Limassol Festival are held in the summer.
Limassol offers a choice of modern boutiques and showrooms, and the more traditional shops selling handmade goods. You will also find shops which will make clothes and shoes to measure in just a couple of days, particularly handy if you find it difficult getting shoes and clothes to fit. Some of the streets offer some amazing views, with over hanging buildings, small shops with lots inside and with these streets being very narrow it always seems buzzing with people.
Motorways extend from Larnaca to (Agia) Ayia Napa, a popular seaside town to the east, to Nicosia, the capital town to the north and to Limassol, the second largest port town in the Republic.
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