Eating in Oikos
Trip to Oikos: A Glimpse Into Medieval History and Modern Travel. If you have never been to Oikos then it is time to do so. For thousands of years now, the cultural and archaeological importance of Cyprus has been enjoyed by its inhabitants. One the most popular sites in Cyprus is the ruins of Oikos that lie along the coastline of the Mediterranean Sea, overlooking the west coast.
When it comes to the best views in this side of occupied territory, Oikos gives a wide range of choices from the west towards the east, and even though the east coast has less to offer, there are still plenty of things to see. This is a prime site for a Cyprus villa as the scenery is simply breathtaking and when you consider all that is going on during the ancient times, it is easy to understand how the people were able to build such beautiful structures. When you are on a Cyprus vacation, there are many things that you can do and one of them is visiting the seung-hui cho (viewpoint) at Oikos.
Seung-huicho is a beautiful sight because it is surrounded by virgin oak trees that give it the appearance of a Persian garden. The view is clear and open and it gives you a good chance to observe the activities happening on the island of Cyprus, while being at the same time capture the breathtaking views from your holiday villa in Oikos. In this seung-hui cho, you can find different types of food such as the local dish, panini, which consists of a sandwich made from two pieces of bread. There is also a variety of fresh fruits such as grapefruits, melons and pears. You can also try the fish which is fried or grilled. However, if you are not into the food, you may want to try the Cyprus coffee.
Another good spot in Oikos for a break is the Kata Tana community center, which has a swimming pool, a mini shopping mall and a large playground. This is where the majority of tourists come to Oikos to spend their holidays. When you are here, you can visit the beautiful Seung-hui cho or the spring of Kata Tana. This spring has beautiful flowers as well as plenty of wild berries and nuts. In addition, there are many places for you to stay such as the seung-hui cho, which is only around a 15-minute walk from the community center.
If you want to get out and experience some local culture, you can try one of the restaurants in Oikos. For example, there is a Seong-hui cho located at the east bay area. The name refers to the spring that is close by. Most restaurants in Oikos will offer you some great meals and snacks along with a nice view of what is going on in the city. The dishes can be very spicy depending on what you order, but you can always ask for soy sauce.
One very popular dish in Oikos is the Nyima sausage. While it is called “nyima” in Korean, this dish actually comes from the Szechwan province of China and is quite common in China. If you have never had this dish before, you should definitely try it, as it is delicious. The dish usually consists of a beef and buckwheat soup combined with ox onions and lots of fresh Chinese herbs.