Saturday, June 11, 2011
Religious holidays in Cyprus
If you intend to go on Cyprus Holidays, its better to know the popular Public Christian holidays in Cyprus. So you could plan your trip and outing accordingly. As Christianity is a major religion in Cyprus, there are many christian holidays. Easter Sunday and Christmas(25th Dec) are the major events with Good Friday, Easter Monday and boxing Day being other popular holidays. Most of the business establishments remain closed except for a few restaurants and Hotels. Even 24 hours bakeries would remain closed for Christmas. Other popular Christian holidays are the Epiphany day(Baptism of Jesus), Green Monday, Ascension day, Pentecost and the Assumption day. Travelers planning for business on these days need to replan their schedule as all of the business houses and entities will be closed during these days.