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This year, for the first time, there will be a Yoga Holiday with Paul on Cyprus from
14 September- 21 September 2018.

To give you a little preview, I wanted to share some fun facts about this gorgeous island. Those of you who join the retreat will have a chance to explore its beauty, along with the regularly scheduled programme of twice-a-day yoga classes, meditation, delicious clean food, stunning beaches, music, laughter, fun and friendship!

 

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Thanks to the Fact File for these Cyprus insights!

  1. Cyprus is the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean.
  2. Some of the world’s oldest water wells can be found in Cyprus.
  3. Legend has it that the Greek goddess of love–Aphrodite–was born in Cyprus. The country is also known as the playground of the Gods.
  4. A whole town in Cyprus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its name is Paphos. There are a total of three UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the country, including Paphos.
  5. The world’s oldest wine label belongs to Cyprus. “Commandaria” is recognized as the world’s oldest named wine dating back 5000 years.
  6. Cyprus is the only foreign venue at which an English Royal Wedding has been hosted. The wedding was of King Richard and Queen Joanna on May 12, 1191.
  7. People of the island speak a mix of Greek, Turkish and English.
  8. Twenty rare species of Orchids and 371 species of migratory birds can be seen on the island.
  9. Out of the total 1950 species of flowering plants worldwide, 140 are found nowhere but in Cyprus.
  10. Cyprus is known for its sunshine! It receives sunshine for more than 300 days during a year, which is nearly double the amount received in Britain.

To reserve your place or for more information mail: YogaHolidayWithPaul@gmail.com