Limassol locates on Akrotiri Bay in southern coast of the nation, where is the biggest port in the Mediterranean transit trade that has since then become the one of the most important mercantile centre, where trade and service-provided are. Limassol is renowned for its long cultural tradition. A wide spectrum of activities and a great number of museums and archaeological ... More>sites are available to the interested visitor. The Troodos Mountains’s foothills lie north of the city offer charming country walks through friendly villages. Some good beaches predominantly belong to hotels charging an entrance fee for non-guests. The sandy beach of Avmidou, located on the grounds of the British military base of Akrotiri, is open to the public.