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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park

Kato Pafos, Paphos, Cyprus
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Ranked #2 of 46 Attractions in Paphos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Lots to see over a vast area, only down side was it was so hot. Mosaics were amazing so well preserved.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

It was very interesting to buy a guide book and read about the area. It was very hot during our stay though.

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Plymouth England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Well worth spending time out to visit this World Heritage site. The mosaics are stunning and have been wonderfully preserved. Plenty of ruins where you can gauge how people lived many many years ago. Take some water with you as the is only a small hut with vending machine dispensing cold drinks!

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Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

very beautiful mosaics on site. fascinating history and culture. due to most of it being all opened recommend bringing water if you visit in the summertime.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

this place is great there is so much to see .the mosaics r great spent 3 hrs walking around . I would advise to walk around in the afternoon and take a drink .you can purchase drinks on site as it does get hot great place wish I had more time to walk around didn't realise how big the site... More

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Boston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

This is definitely worth a trip as there is lots to see and its excellent value. The mosaics are stunning and have been preserved really well. There is also a theatre, catacombs, church and various ruins which you don't have to be into history to appreciate. Would advise wearing decent footwear and plenty of water, although it is possible to... More

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Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Great place to visit. Not expensive and a lot to see. You best visit it in the late afternoon. Also great viewpoints.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I don't consider my self someone into history or ruins but I do like to consider my self cultured and I could not pass on this opportunity to see the best Roman mosaics. I spent 2 to 3 hours exploring the park and all the main "houses" the mosaics are exquisite and work is still on going on the park... More

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Had an interesting half day in the scorching heat, trying to show the young un's some local culture ( failed ). Massive site, so take plenty of water and make use of the shaded area

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is well worth a visit to see some wonderful historical sights. The theatre is excellent and the acostics are incredible. I would advise taking a lot of water with you when visiting as it gets very hot around the site

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