Traditional Cypriot House

Typical traditional Cypriot Houses can be found in some of the old neighbourhoods. The one I was in had very narrow roads where a car could go only one direction. The doors were along the street built into the side of a wall (which was actually the exterior wall of...

Impressions of Cyprus

CatsDid I mention the cats here? They are revered at the Kykkos Abbey north of Troodos, where none are turned away. In fact there are many cats in Cyprus everywhere you go and they are usually taken care of quite well (except not black cats…people fear them here...

Mediterranean

November 18, 2007, Sunday I’ve arrived in Limassol, Cyprus…gorgeous here with temperate weather about 25 degrees on average. I had supper of Mixed Dolmades (stuffed vine leaves) on the beach under starlight and draping eucalyptus trees the first night I...