Larnaca: Useful Information
White washed houses, palm-trees and sandy beaches
The Police, Fire Brigade and Emergency Medical Service telephone number is 199. A 10% service charge is levied in hotels and restaurants so a tip is not compulsory, but change is always welcome. Taxi drivers and porters appreciate and expect a small tip.
Try not to take photographs near military establishments, and Religious festivals such as Ramadan and Christian festivals should be respected.
The international access code for Cyprus is 357.
Electrical current is 240 volts, 50Hz and European plugs are used in Cyprus.