End Of Year Events On Cyprus

view of Limassol, Cyprus

On Cyprus the event calendars for the resorts of Paphos and Larnaca are never quiet for long and looking back through the end of the year to January 2010 and beyond that seems to ring true. These holiday destinations in the Eastern Mediterranean always have plenty going on in terms of music concerts, theatre performances, local traditions and sporting events.

Both towns hosted…

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Festive Weather Round Up

beach and sea

While much of Britain still experienced cold, snowy weather and temperatures in Scotland plummeted to as low as minus sixteen, we thought a round up of the weather in our key winter sun destinations would warm you up a little.

With flights departing from all over the UK bound for the Canaries, travellers were able to enjoy near perfect weather. On Tenerife, Christmas Day…

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December Culture in Larnaca and Paphos

The moon shining over Paphos, Cyprus

In Cyprus the towns of Larnaca and Paphos are favourites of both British tourists and ex-pats who have gone there to live and enjoy the milder climate. As you might expect the Christmas cultures of the towns are both a mix of Greek Cypriot traditions and those more modern derivatives that the…

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Countdown to Gran Canaria Marathon

Las Palmas in Gran Canaria

The Gran Canaria International Marathon took place on the 24th January 2010. Local council and tourism authorities saw the potential of hosting an international marathon race after witnessing what they called the “magnetic” effect of similar races in other Spanish cities. They quoted the success of cities like Madrid, Barcelona, Saragossa and Palma de Mallorca…

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Walk The Trail in Corfu

Paleokastritsa on Corfu island Greece

Flythomascook.com’s flights to Corfu resume in April this year and there are some offers already available for people wishing to visit this beautiful Greek island in the early part of the summer.

To experience the true beauty of the island, one of the best ways is to walk some (or even all) of the Corfu Trail.

The Corfu Trail was established…

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