Nicosia is the largest city and the capital of the idyllic Mediterranean island of Cyprus, the legendary birthplace of the mythical Greek goddess, Aphrodite. Over the years, Nicosia emerged as the island’s commercial center and boasts a relaxed lifestyle combined with all the comforts of modern Europe, a city with a true community feel, where the people are welcoming and the sun is always shining. Residents have access to top class healthcare and great infrastructure, exceptional housing options ranging from well-designed apartments to pleasant villas, while enjoying superb leisure facilities with plenty to do for families and lone adventurers alike.
History, culture, wellness, sports, shopping, restaurants, nightlife and entertainment make Nicosia and Cyprus ideal for visitors and residents alike. Only a short drive from the city, beautiful beaches and breathtaking mountain ranges are accessible via a reliable highway network. Monasteries, museums and ancient architectural sites make for amazing days out, and the city itself has parks, a cinema, plenty of high street favorites and independent design outlets to discover. Theatres, concerts and art exhibits provide outlets for cultural expression, while exceptional dining destinations provide a fusion of favors for culinary explorers.
Larnaca International Airport Ercan International Airport Paphos International Airport
Visitors per year
2 million (all Cyprus)
Mild Summers, April – November
Average Temperature: 24ºC Mild
Winters, December – March
Average Temperature: 11ºC
Tombs of the Kings
Petra tou Romiou
Kato Paphos Archeological Park
Hala Sultan Tekke
Larnaca Salt Lake
Church of Saint Lazarus, Larnaca
The Limassol Carnival Anthestiria – Flower Festival Ancient Greek Drama Festival Kataklysmos
Kypria – Festival of the Flood The Wine Festival International Historic Car Rally
Situated on a 16,000 square meter campus in Nicosia, the American International School in Cyprus (AISC) offers students plenty of space for honing their skills, with facilities including tennis courts, swimming pool, library and a wireless indoor and outdoor environment administered full-time by a librarian and IT team. AISC is a provider of international education strongly focused on experiential learning. Students come from 45 countries and are taught by highly qualified teachers. AISC’s program is approved by the Cyprus Ministry of Education and is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA) and the Council of International Schools (CIS). The school also offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma program.