Staying active with regular exercise and maintaining a balanced diet is important any time of the year, but most of us would agree that eating naughty treats is easier than ever when spending time at home, while maintaining good health needs a little extra effort during lockdown. Don’t know where to begin? My Cyprus Insider has compiled a list of the best health-food stores that deliver delicious produce to your doorstep!
1. Holland and Barrett, islandwide
Need to top up on your vitamins or perhaps it’s time to add healthy green powders into your morning smoothies? Or maybe you’ve run out of healthy muesli or need more of that Aloe Vera face cream? Holland and Barrett to the rescue! Visit their website and take your pick from dietary and food supplements, cereals, beans and much more. Just note down the name of what you are after, and give them a call to place your order. Visit the shop’s official Facebook page for special offers.
2. Bakali, Nicosia and Limassol
If you’re after Cyprus products, including herbs, spices and olive oil, you can bet that Bakali will have what you’re after. Add to that a range local honey, nuts, teas and dried fruit, and you’re in for a real treat. To order, simply message the store on their official Facebook page and your local courier will deliver what you have requested. You can also call 22665503 or 25565602 to place your order.
3. Bioheaven, Nicosia
Stocking some great quality organic products, you can get hold of all your organic veggies here, as well as bio milk, cheese, bio-meat, yogurt, and even, state of the art chocolates (we particularly love the Agapitos range). To place your order, simply contact Bioheaven on 96867252, or send them a message with your order on their official Facebook page.
4. Be Natural, Nicosia
Many believe that the secret of health and beauty comes down to consuming the best organic and natural herbs and plants. And Be Natural does its best to provide the most beneficial products to boost our overall health and wellbeing. Take your pick from a variety of organic pasta, biological flour, fresh biological fruit, gluten-free bread, fresh veggies and much more! Call 22330225 to place your order and stay tuned for any updates on the shop’s Facebook page.
5. Zitrone Organic Health Food Store, Limassol
A long-established Limassol organic shop, this one firmly goes by the motto: “you are what you eat, think and do. Nothing more and nothing less!” The store offers a plethora of edible organic products, as well as environmentally friendly detergents, eco certified cosmetics, natural salt lamps and esoteric accessories. Order from home by calling 99552503 or through Viber at 99681067. You can also order via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Download the full product catalogue here or check out their Facebook page.
6. Biopanda Store, Larnaca
A Larnaca organic hot spot, Biopanda stores offers organic products, but also boasts their own organic juice bar, offering fresh and delicious juices to boost health. Other products on offer include coffee, tea, juices, fresh fruit and vegetables, dairy and frozen products such as milk and halloumi, beauty products and more. Place you order via email (email@example.com) and be sure to include full product names and your phone number.