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Ampersand - everything in fabrics and interiors

Ampersand - everything in fabrics and interiors

Of course there are many who buy a furnished resale home, and accept what is there in the way of furniture, curtains and so on. Although it may not be quite as they want, it does after all come free of charge. - Then there are those who want the interior just the way they like it and regardless of what was there when the property was purchased. For such people, there is a quali... read more
Wines of the World Direct - good stuff delivered to your home

Wines of the World Direct - good stuff delivered to your home

Peter Reynolds is managing Wines of the World Direct in Cyprus. He might have invented the wine limerick at the bottom of this article, but his main preoccupation is definitely to make sure that wine aficionados on the island are able to purchase good wines they like online, and have the bottles delivered to their doorstep. - It´s an excellent concept which we heartily re... read more
Tipota in Peyia

Tipota in Peyia

"TIPOTA”, a family business, has operated in Peyia since 2001 providing not only interior design and soft furnishings but a much needed upholstery service along with sun shade solutions. Tipota has established itself island wide with a reputation for quality and an after sales service that is second to none. The business is run by husband and wife team Annick and David a... read more
An oasis for cigar lovers - House of Tobacco in Paphos

An oasis for cigar lovers - House of Tobacco in Paphos

Smoking a cigar is a very personal thing. To enjoy it properly you need to concentrate on what you are doing, leave all worries and the humdrum of everyday life behind, relax and then light up. An espresso or a glass of port to go with the cigar is not a bad idea. Privacy is recommended and good music adds to the experience. For big and time consuming cigars, maximum enjoyment ... read more
Back pains?

Back pains?

A while ago we were introduced to Johan Ekstrand and Petra Steinle who live and work in Anarita outside Paphos, where the couple run their massage institute ”Peaceful Touch”. The editor of this website suffered from back pains which Johan removed after just a few sessions, which is why we happily are spreading the word about what Johan and Petra are able to do to ma... read more
Kolios - the good butcher in Paphos town

Kolios - the good butcher in Paphos town

People who are new to Paphos have, naturally, many questions of a practical nature to us who live here and know the town. Where are the best places to dine, where can I buy curtain rods, is there is a good butcher in Paphos? And so on… As to choice cuts etc, Paphos actually has several butchers to offer. The one we like best is Kolios Butchery on Polis Road in the upper... read more
Getting a good cigar in Paphos

Getting a good cigar in Paphos

Cigar aficionados value a cigar in the same way wine lovers appreciate a good vintage. The joy of a good cigar lies not only in the actual smoking experience, just like the satisfaction from an excellent wine goes beyond the moment when you drink it. Every detail of the cigar contributes to the experience – from the aroma of the tobacco, the colour of the binder/wrapper -... read more
Paphos Computers - hardware/software, and ON-SITE services

Paphos Computers - hardware/software, and ON-SITE services

Paphos Computers is a very friendly and service oriented company that provides computer hardware & software solutions and ON-SITE services.  They are the only company in Cyprus that is equipped with a specialized mobile laboratory van that enables them to diagnose and solve computer hardware problems ON-SITE.   They come to you ... read more
Kings Avenue Mall in Paphos - 5 million visitors in 2015!

Kings Avenue Mall in Paphos - 5 million visitors in 2015!

Two years ago Kings Avenue Mall in Paphos opened its doors. The jury is still out regarding whether or not it was a sustainable idea that lay behind it, or if it simply was a prestige matter for Paphos to get this big project in place. Many also believed that a huge mall would be very harsh on the small local shops in the area; that customers would be gone and taken care of by ... read more
Pani - quality outdoor furniture

Pani - quality outdoor furniture

Pani Christodoulou is originally from Famagusta and has been in the furniture business since 1970. 46 years later he is 72 and has a world of experience and knowledge of his company´s products and how to treat his clients. The result is that many of them come back and also recommend Pani to others. He is assisted by his son Varnavas in his showroom. - Pani specializes in ... read more