Retail Therapy

Cyprus is a real mecca for souvenir lovers!
From unique pottery to the famous handmade embroidery Fithkiotika & Lefkaritika, silverware and textiles, you’ll need to make room in your suitcase to take your purchases back home!

Neo Chorio Art Gallery and Studio

An Art Gallery and Studio in the beautiful village of Neo Chorio, where various artists display and sell their beautiful work. For opening hours please call them prior to visiting +357 99830169

Spice & Easy -Peristerona

Unique hand blended spices and herbs in house in small batches without using additives and preservatives bring the freshest possible products . The Spice & Easy House is based in the pretty village of Skoulli, near Polis Chrysochous. The range of healthy spice and herb blends, wellness blends, superfoods and essential oils are about promoting overall health and wellness. Making healthy eating tasteful, easy and fun! Open the first Friday of every month from 10am to 2pm and also by appointment by calling Catherine or Joe on +35799104622. Mention Ithaki House to either of them and you will get 10% off your purchases!

That Nice Shop – Polis

A beautiful shop, artist collective, that showcases and sells hand crafted goods designed and produced on the island of Cyprus. The talented team of contributors offer traditional pottery, painted pebbles, sculpture, beautiful hand decorated candles, hand sewn toys, colorful mosaics, gemstone jewelry, lovely organic soaps and oils, woodwork, artwork, fused glass and felting to mention just a few. The range caters for a wide range of tastes and for every pocket. The shop in located in the center of Polis next to Akakiko restaurant

The Arches Artisan Gift Shop – Polis

No ordinary shop, a collection of local artists & crafters including natural beauty care!

Evi Jo Jewelry – Polis

Evi Jo Jewelry has over 25 years of experience in jewelry design and their range covers from Cyprus designs to moden creations. Evi Jo Jewelry offers 18K gold and silver, diamonds as well as precious stones in different colors and shapes. Looking to take something from Cyprus back home with you, visit Evi at her store in the center of Polis on the same street as Akakiko Restaurant and That Nice Shop.

Great Food Gluten Free -Argaka

Great Food Gluten Free has been a hit with our Gluten free guests! It was a great pleasure to ‘discover’ Stephen as we did not expect to find such specialised freshly made products in our area. Following a long career in Hotel Management and Event Management, Stephen is now retired and lives in Cyprus. He loves cooking and now specializes in cooking gluten free foods. The products range from home made sweets and savory, bakes and artisan bread. Everything is made on the day and orders can be taken on any of the products for pick up from Argaka or from the village markets around Paphos where they always have a stall and selling.

To place your order contact Stephen on +357 97 693858 or email:  or

“Fythkiotika” textiles – Fyti 

Fiti village has been known for its own special style of weaving since medieval times. The textiles made in the village are known as “Fythkiotika” and stand out for their variety of design and rich colours. Examples of such textiles are exhibited in the museum where one can also see how they are made. You can also purchase Fythkiotika from the shop.