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Palea Paphos Map, Cyprus

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Palea Paphos Travel Guide

The Turkish invasion sparked major investments in this area by the government. The government built dams, road infrastructure, water distribution works, and Paphos International Airport. Private investors constructed hotels, villas, apartments, and restaurants. At present, Palea Paphos is a major fishing harbor and tourist resort, with a population of about 47,300 in 2001. read more

Palea Paphos Sightseeing

Christian scholars and pilgrims will also find sights to suit them.  Palea Paphos is one of the stops that St. Paul of Tarsus took while journeying in the Mediterranean area.  Before helping to convert the Roman Proconsul, Sergius Paulus, to Christianity it is said that Paul was tied to a stone pillar and beaten.  Today, the Pillar of St. Paul rests near the ruins of an ancient Gothic church and Roman basilica.   read more

Palea Paphos History

The origins and ancient history of Palea Paphos, or Old Paphos, is steeped in mythology to the point that it is hard to tell fact from fiction.  Most of this mythology is related to the Greek goddess Aphrodite who was supposed to have been born near the town.  read more

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