Ancient aromas aim to lure new crop of tourists to Cyprus
30 June 2021 | 6:34 am
Lavender, basil or roses: history and aromatic plants are being grafted in Cyprus to broaden its sun-and-sea appeal and regain its lofty status dating back to Roman times.
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