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Ayia Napa, CY
Sunday, June 16, 2019

Shopping

Rodolfos Butchers & Delicatessen, Paralimni

They'll ask you how you'd like your meat, tidied, trimmed and cut, always doing that first before they weigh it and once you get to know these guys, you just say things like 'extra fine ground beef for bolognese, for four people' and they know how much to give you ... bear in mind they're Cypriot portions 😉 ... I often run through an order for my BBQ's and how many people are coming and Andreas says I think that's enough ... brilliant!

Kobkhun Thai Massage, Kapparis, Paralimni

on arrival I have to say, the place looks really cool, very Thai and professional ... and the Full Body, One Hour Thai Oil massage I chose was, as close to the best massages I've ever had!  So, while I was there I asked owner and masseuse 'Deang' to tell me more ... oh, btw their name, 'Kobkhun' in Thailand means 'Thank you'!, that's exactly what I said after my massage.

Bootleggers Off Licence, Pernera

This place is a little warehouse of goodies, wines, spirits, beers, ciders, tobacco, cigars, soft drinks, energy drinks and party nibbles all at crazy discounted prices boasting the best offers you'll find anywhere.  There's also a selection of alternative souvenirs like Natural Cosmetics, Herbolive, Aphrodite, and Slave Balsam, Aromatic Oils, Cooking Herbs and Spices and even some nice summer hats ... plus a no commission money exchange service.

Papoytswmenos Gatos Kids Shoes, Paralimni, aka Puss in Boots

spacious and colourful, truly international, the latest fashions by top designer names ... for kids !

Grand Opening Party of Blind Taste, Paralimni, Saturday 1st December 2018

... and enjoy some wine tasting and maybe try a few of their speciality drinks including; Wines from selected Cypriot Wineries . Single Malts . Whiskys . Blended Malts . Tennessee Whisky . Rums . Beluga Vodka . Belaire Champagne . Prosecco .  Moskato . Borolo and many imported Beers for a list of over 150 from around the world ... oh, and there'll be complementary finger food to accompany your drink.

Electrical

With every home should have one basics, here's a few I've shopped at over the years ...  

Lepus Gift Shops

Established in 1985 starting with one shop in Laiki Gitonia, Nicosia slowly but surly they then expanded to another in Ledra Street, and can now boast 16 branches all over Cyprus !

Borselino Leather, Ayia Napa

Leather Handbags, clutch bags, satchels, brief cases', shoes, luggage, wallets, belts and accessories, all carefully selected by the leather specialist and owner Kypros, in the finest supple lamb, cow and calf hide, and imported for your pleasure, from all over the world. Designer names include; Pierre Cardin, Polo, Mona Lisa, Doca and Gianni Chiarini to mention but a few ...

Buy-Rite UK Discount Store, Paralimni

Now, Nic grew up in the market world, her father a market trader and a bit of a Del Boy, trading in just about any Swag he could buy and sell for a living ... Nic of course worked with him on the markets out East Ham and Romford way, part time while she was at school then as it's in the blood and they have a really good contact for British Greeting Cards, the inevitable just happened ...

Fatcatz Mobility, Dherynia

Angie Savory has dedicated her life to looking after people and puts all that experience into her sunshine business, bringing a smile to many a thankful client and it doesn't stop there ... Hire or Buy and sell back everything from mobility aids to baby baths and training too ...