Information & Facts
The majority of Cypriots speak Greek, and a small
percentage speaks Turkish. The Greek Cypriot dialect differs from
mainland Greece. English, German and French are spoken in tourist
The currency was changed to the Euro (EUR) on 1 January 2008.
Major credit cards are accepted at most establishments. Money and
travellers cheques can be exchanged at banks, open from Monday to
Friday. There are ATMs spread throughout the island, operating 24
hours a day.
Daily 9am to 5pm (1 September to 31 March); 9am to
7:30pm weekdays, closing at 5pm Saturdays and Sundays (1 April to
GMT +2 (GMT +3 from the last Sunday in March to last Sunday