Avakas gorge, Paphos District, Cyprus | Flickr - Photo by scosborne

Avakas gorge, Paphos District, Cyprus | Flickr - Photo by scosborne

Adonis Baths located in Kili Paphos, is one of the most beautiful and unique areas in Cyprus. Tradition says that Adonis the God of Beauty tended his horses in this place and hunded in the Akamas forest. According to Greek mythology Adonis and Aphrodite had many children here, the citizen of Paphos are supposed to be descendant of these two lovers.

Adonis (n.)Origin—from Adonis, handsome youth loved by Aphrodite Definition—very handsome young man Ex.—Joanna’s old boyfriend wasn’t very handsome, but her new one is quite an Adonis

Ancient synagogue in Paphos, Cyprus. The Apostle Paul preached here.

Ancient synagogue in Paphos, Cyprus. The Apostle Paul preached here.


More ideas
Pinterest
Search