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Philosophical statue in beautiful square

Zeno was a Greek philosopher born in Larnaca. A statue for Zeno can be found in Europe Square in... read more

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I had never heard of this philosopher and decided on the spot that I would research him at home... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Zeno was a Greek philosopher born in Larnaca. A statue for Zeno can be found in Europe Square in Larnaca. The square is one of the better looking squares in Larnaca and is worth a photo.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This philosopher was born in Larnaca and belonged to the Stoicisim school of philosophy. This staute is located on the opposite side of the Marina entrance in what is now called the British avenue.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

We were in Europe Square for the Annual Classic Car Show and overseeing all the Pleasantries was Zeno of Kition. Almost an ideal location as this Greek God was a Classic in its own right.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 1, 2019

I had never heard of this philosopher and decided on the spot that I would research him at home : He was a Greek philosopher of the Hellenistic period, active in Athens from about 300 B.C. He is considered the founder of the Stoicism school...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

It is a great memory for Greek culture. It is the place where Zeno was born and though he became famours in Athens he always remained his Kition citizenship: to show respect to the birthplace. Now the birthplace shows respect to Zeno, our famous philosopher...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

Locals are very proud of Kimon - a simple of "not giving up". Indeed the statue pays respect to this great man. The Europe square is used often for various events and it is nice to have the presence of this statute

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Very well known philosopher during Hellinistic (and later during Roman) times. He devided philosophy into logic, physics and ethics. Born in Kition (later Citium called) in 334 BC

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Nice statue, not too big which is just at the entrance of the main road/beach entrance in Larnaca. Plenty of cyclist around this statue.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

The Cypriots love their History and so it is great that in the face of today’s ever demanding Tourist requirements to keep a hand on yesteryear. This old Statue sits proudly at the start of Finikoudes and overlooks the Marina. If you are in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Brianngog
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Zeno of Kition, founder of the Stoic school of Philosophy. Probably not the best known Greek thinker, but well known in his lifetime. His statue is set in Europe Square, one of two in Larnaca to honour one of the greatest sons of Cyprus. Europe...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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