Places of interest
Kyrenia Castle - Byzantine Castle. Reconstructed in Lusignan and Venetian periods; has a stormy history
Lambousa - important city and port in Roman and early Christian periods; by Lapithos
St.Hilarion Castle - early 13th c. on Byzantine foundations; dismantled by the Venetians; a romantic, fairy-tale place
Buffavento Castle - bleak mid-Byzantine fastness, dismantled by the Venetians
Monastery of Ayios Khrysostomos - Koutsovendis. 11th century foudation with several churches and chapels; important early 12th c. wall painting
Church of Christ Antiphonitis - near Kalogrea. Built ca.1200 with later additions. The magnificent wall painting have now been destroed.