Island Guides (Larnaca)

HALA SULTAN TEKKE

HALA SULTAN TEKKE

On the edge of Larnaca Salt Lake, a mosque stands in an oasis of palm trees guarding the Hala Sultan Tekke—burial place of the prophet Muhammad's foster mother, Umm...

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KİTİON

KİTİON

  The old Larnaca of biblical times, Kition was one of the most important ancient city-kingdoms. Though most of the ruins are still buried beneath the modern city, you can...

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MACKENZIE BEACH

MACKENZIE BEACH

Near the airport, Mackenzie beach is ideal for lazing on white sands and dining at one of its many seafood tavernas. The beach also boasts a trendy strip of bars, clubs, and...

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SALT LAKE

SALT LAKE

About 7 km (4 miles) southwest of Larnaca, near the airport, is the 6½-square-km (2½-square-mile) Larnaca Salt Lake. It is a complex system of four main lakes, the...

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