The small port town of Paphos is the first place in Cyprus to be named a European Capital of Culture. There are plenty of sights, including the sanctuary of Aphrodite, whose mythical birthplace was at Old Paphos.
The city on Cyprus will share the title with the city of Aarhus in Denmark. The planned events under the motto "Linking continents - bridging cultures" will make both locations very attractive travel destinations.
The Mediterranean city of Paphos promises the best weather, and smallest budget, among European capitals of culture. The ancient Cypriot city will also showcase culture that can build bridges in 2017.
The city in Denmark will share the title with the city of Paphos on Cyprus. The planned events under the motto "Linking continents - bridging cultures" will make both locations very attractive travel destinations.
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