What are facts about Cyprus?

Some unusual things about Cyprus:

# Aphroditi is said to have been born there. # It has a map of the country on its flag. # It has a divided capital (Nicosia). # It uses the sames mains electrical sockets as the UK. # Cars drive on the left. # Car registration plates don't use the Greek alphabet - they use the Latin one. # It has snow in the mountains that lasts until late spring; it is possible to ski in the morning and lie on the beach in the afternoon. # Cyprus is one of the smallest EU member states - only Malta and Luxenberg have smaller populations. # Cyprus has a communist president. # Cyprus has a festival to celebrate Noah's flood (called Kataklisma) - this is probably an adaption of an earlier water festival associated with Aphroditi.
Cyprus flag is based on its Land