Cyprus is an island in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. It offers beautiful beaches and extensive historical and archaeological sites. According to the latest KPMG report, Cyprus has the most dense concentration of Blue Flag beaches of which the most at the eastern part.
Nicosia is one of the very few divided capitals in the world. The barbed wire and guardtowers of the Green Line cuts the town in two, with the northern side being the capital of the self-proclaimed Northern Cyprus and the southern half being the capital of the Republic of Cyprus.