In programs sports meets of the local, European and world championships, and also musical competitions and festivals in Cyprus, in Greece, in Turkey and broadcast by the Eurovision rank high.
Winter on the most part of Cyprus the usually soft. Average temperature in the coldest month - February of +16 degrees. At this time meadows and mountain pastures become covered by juicy herbs, since March blossoming of wild-growing irises, anemones, poppies begins. In April fruit-trees, including a citrus blossom.
Greeks began to occupy Cyprus in the middle of the second millennium BC. Turks appeared on the island in the 17th century when it was a part of the Ottoman Empire. In the Country there lives the small number of Armenians and Arabs - natives of Syria and Lebanon.