Limassol, the successor to two ancient city-kingdoms, is often referred to as the venue of a royal wedding in the Middle Ages. The 14th century fort, which is build on the site of an earlier Byzantine castle, is where, according to tradition, Richard the Lion heart married Berengaria of Navarre and crowned her Queen of England in 1191.
Proud of the spontaneous hospitality of its people, Lemesos is today known as an important business and holiday tourism centre with a choice of world-class hotels tourism centre with a choice of world-class hotels and entertainment sport lining the coast. Home to the island main wine producer, Lemesos famous wine festival in September and carnival parades before Easter have made it the islands city of merriment.
Ancient City Kingdom Amathus
Temple of Apollo