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Palea Paphos Map, Cyprus

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Palea Paphos Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Palea Paphos with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Palea Paphos useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Palea Paphos!

Palea Paphos History

The city of Paphos was eventually moved closer to the sea but Old Paphos was still visited by those devoted to Aphrodite.  At the end of the fourth century A.D., all pagan religions were outlawed by the Roman Emperor, Theodosius I.  It is at this time that the Sanctuary of Aphrodite and other parts of the town began to fall into ruins.  A village, Kouklia, now sits on the site of Palea Paphos.   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 Travel Guide

The city is divided into two important sections, Ktima, the residential district, and Kato Pafos, the area of entertainment infrastructure and luxury hotels built around the mediaeval port. The economy of Palea Paphos is driven by tourism and fishing activities now. read more

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