Sleeping

For nature lovers, this is the place to head for get-away-from-it-all bliss where you can unplug from the world for awhile. As long as you're not expecting luxury – or super-fast wi-fi in your room – the Karpas' simple guesthouses and chalets by the sea offer an alternative, more sustainable style of tourism than much of what is on offer across the island.

Eating

One of the great joys of the Karpas Peninsula is eating fresh seafood at a restaurant perched on the cliff edge with the sea right below.