Holidays in Limassol, Cyprus
Limassol has a little bit of everything and there really is no shortage of fun to be had when you visit this beautiful island. If you’ve never visited the island before you may not be aware of just how beautiful it is and how much excitement can be had in the area. There truly is something for everyone, but there are certain times of the year when you may consider visiting, if you want to get the absolute most out of your trip. There are all kinds of events that take place in Limassol, so you want to be certain that you visit during one of the festivals that you’re interested in. Let’s talk a bit more about some of the festivals in Limassol and what you can expect when you visit.
The Lemesos Carnival
Limassol is filled with many tourist attractions such as festivals and celebrations. One of the most popular attractions is the Lemesos Carnival. This is a 15 day event where people from all over the globe come together to have a fun time. The celebration is held on the beautiful beach front of Limassol and it is meant to represent the ancient times of Greeks and Romans that once were the inhabitants of the area. You can expect to have a great time learning about the history of the region and also a beautiful and fun day with your companions.
More about the Lemesos Carnival
The Lemesos Carnival began being celebrated by tradition, but it has evolved into a massive event of fun and excitement. The many people of Limassol have kept their traditions alive and also kept the Lemesos Carnival a huge event for many years. Many people of the region gather on the street to take part in music, dancing and many other types of entertainment. If you want to learn about the rich history of the region, sample some delicious food and drink and just have an all-around fun time. I highly suggest visiting during this celebration.
Other Fun Festivals in Limassol
There are many more festivals held in Limassol, and the celebrations are had by many people. Another very popular event in Limassol is known as the Festival of Wine. This festival is very fun and exciting and it goes on strong for 15 days. You’ll have access to many different types of wines, delicious food and you can partake in all sorts of traditional dancing. It’s a great time to be had by all.
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George Sanders has worked in many Limassol hotels and has over 10 years of travel planning experience.