This morning I took a drive along the coast past Lady's Mile Beach to the ruins of the ancient town of Kourion. Spent the morning exploring the ruins which date to around the 3rd century BC. The town is built at the top of these sheer cliffs that just drop into the crystal blue ocean. While the ruins were amazing it was the views that were absolutely spectacular. I took a climb to two lookouts above the ruins and I've never seen anything quite like it. Will uploa...
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Today I had a lazy start and left Larnaka mid morning. Drove South to Limassol which is a beachside town a bit larger than Larnaka. Population about 150 000. I'm staying at a hostel right in the centre of town, one street back from the water. The hostel is basic, but all I need. The owner is this tiny old man who got so excited when I said I was from Aus. He showed me all the rooms and let me have my pick... I confess I was quite nervous when he did this though....