Andreas Nicolaides

Homemade lemonade

Ingredients: 1 cup lemon juice 1 cup sugar Method: Thoroughly wash the lemons with soap and warm water. Roll each lemon with the palm of your hand, pressing...

‘Striftaria’ mini cheese pies

Ingredients 1 ½ cup milk 2 tbsps. flour 4 tsps. of butter 3 eggs, slightly beaten + 1 extra with 1 tbs. of milk for spreading 1 pack of...

Mini potato canapes baked on salt

Ingredients Serves: 12 1kg small Cypriot potatoes rock salt, as needed 250g salted butter 300ml full fat cremé frâiche 1 pot cod or salmon roe Method Prep:20min › Cook:35min › Ready in:55min Take...

Tayyip Erdogan and Emine pose in Αgia Sophia

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan and his wife Emine Erdogan pose in the Agia Sophia, July 23, 2020.

Israelis protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Police detain a woman during a protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government's handling of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crisis, near Netanyahu's...

Dubai’s first water park for dogs 

Dogs play at "Aqua Pawk", the first, newly-opened water park for dogs, after easing of the coronavirus disease restrictions in Dubai, United Arab Emirates...

Cyprus snacks everywhere you go

Holidays in Cyprus consist of various activities - watersports, hiking, bycicling touring, visiting museums, attractions and archaeological sites - and as a result you...

Head of Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate Erbas visits Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

Head of Turkey's Religious Affairs Directorate Ali Erbas visits Hagia Sophia or Ayasofya-i Kebir Camii as workers lay carpets in Istanbul, Turkey, July 22,...

Juergen Klopp celebrates

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp celebrates after winning the Premier League.

Meatballs & orzo (kritharaki)

Ingredients: 240gr. lean beef mince 1 medium carrot, grated 1 big egg white 1/4 of a cup whole grain bread crumb 1/4 tsp oragano 1/4 tsp pepper 1/8 tsp salt 2 tsps...

Tahini Dip

Ingredients: (Serves 4) 4 tbsp tahini paste 2 cloves garlic, crushed with salt Juice of 2 lemons 4 tbsp olive oil Cold water to thin Chopped parsley for garnish Preparation: Combine all the...

Salt marshes of Batz-sur-Mer near Guerande

French salt farmer Stephane Bouleau harvests salt in the salt marshes of Batz-sur-Mer near Guerande, France, July 17, 2020. Picture taken July 17, 2020.

Traditional ravioli with mint pesto

Ingredients: For the dough: 2 cups village flour ½ tsp salt 2/3 cup water For the filling: 2 cups diced halloumi 1 tsp dry mint 1 egg, lightly beat For the mint pesto: 1...

Man on a large lotus leaf

A man poses for a photo on a large lotus leaf at a pagoda in Dong Thap province, Vietnam July 18, 2020. Picture taken...

Italian coastguard work to free whale entangled in fishing net

Italian coastguard divers work to free a sperm whale caught in a fishing net at sea north of the Sicilian Aeolian Islands in this...

Oxford vaccine can train immune system

AstraZeneca's experimental COVID-19 vaccine was safe and produced an immune response in early-stage clinical trials in healthy volunteers, data showed on Monday. The vaccine, called...

Protesters throw paint on a Black Lives Matter mural

An officer from the New York Police Department is seen injured after attempting to detain a protester smearing paint on the Black Lives Matter...

Kanye West gets emotional as he holds his first rally

Rapper Kanye West gets emotional as he holds his first rally in support of his presidential bid in North Charleston, South Carolina, U.S. July...

Protest against racial inequality in Portland

A nude protester faces off against Federal law enforcement officers, deployed under the Trump administration's new executive order to protect federal monuments and buildings,...

The Bastille Day celebrations in Paris

Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly past the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, next to Le Louvre museum, during...

Sea spray at Cape Town

People are drenched by sea spray thrown up by huge swells as a cold front moves in over Cape Town, South Africa, July 13,...

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