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Explore Alona in Cyprus.

Alona in the region of Nicosia with it's 134 inhabitants is a town in Cyprus - some 24 mi (or 39 km) South-West of Nicosia, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Alona is now 02:49 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Nicosia" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Xyliatos, Vyzakia, Polystipos, Platanistasa, Phikardhou or Alexandria. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zoopiyi, Sykopetra, Sarandi, Potamitissa, Pelendria and Ayios Epiphanios. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Alona Cyprus

08:05 min ( November 15, 2010 by Gohar Rizwan Ghuman)
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Municipal market nicosia cyprus

06:25 min ( March 26, 2008 by midnightgardener)
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My Trip to Kiev in Ukraine

00:29 min ( November 05, 2007 by savvas888)
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View of Kiev from my Hotel room

Polystipos village Troodos mountains (P...

01:39 min ( April 20, 2009 by skybluem)
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Just very few views of Polystipos village located in a beautiful valley on the Troodos mountains in Cyprus - April 2009 * Background music: a part of Jacque's Siroul 'Farniente' (album: 'Midway)

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Interesting facts about this location

Geography of Cyprus

The geography of Cyprus included both the physical and human geography of Cyprus, an island country situated in the Eastern Basin of the Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is third largest island in the Mediterranean and the world's 81st largest.

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Located at 34.93, 33.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
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Cyprus Listen/ˈsaɪprəs/, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea after Sicily and Sardinia, and a member state of the European Union. It is located east of Greece, south of Turkey, west of Syria and Lebanon, northwest of Israel and the Gaza Strip, and north of Egypt. The earliest known human activity on the island dates to around the 10th millennium BC.

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Located at 34.93, 33.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
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Prodromos (Cyprus)

Prodromos is the main centre for winter sport in Cyprus. Cyprus' three ski slopes are located on nearby Mount Olympus. The village belongs to Limassol District. The number of inhabitants has decreased steadily in the past years, at last count (2001) there were 147 left. http://www. prodromos. org. cy/english/history. shtm. Prodromos is also the village with the highest altitude in Cyprus, being situated at 1,380 metres above sea level.

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Located at 34.93, 33.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
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Troodos Mountains

Troodos (Greek: Τρόοδος is the largest mountain range of Cyprus, located in the center of the island. Troodos' highest peak is Mount Olympus at 1,952 meters which also hosts 4 ski slopes. The Troodos mountain range stretches across most of the western side of Cyprus. There are many famous mountain resorts, Byzantine monasteries and churches on mountain peaks, and nestling in its valleys and picturesque mountains are villages clinging to terraced hill slopes.

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Located at 34.93, 33.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
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Cyprus Mines Corporation

The Cyprus Mines Corporation was an early twentieth century American mining company based in Cyprus. In 1914, Charles G. Gunther began prospecting in the Skouriotissa area after reading in ancient books that the island was rich in copper and noticing promising ancient Roman slag heaps in the area. The company was established in 1916 by Colonel Seeley W. Mudd and his son, Harvey Seeley Mudd. Initially the mine struggled, but eventually obstacles were overcome and the mine produced money.

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Located at 34.93, 33.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
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