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Santa Roll Run in Nicosia

Santa Roll Run on the streets of our city is approaching! Get ready, come dressed and have fun running. Along the way, there will...

Cultural Tour to Famagusta from Nicosia

CVAR/Severis Foundation is organising a guided tour to Famagusta, known for its preserved 15th- and 16th-century Venetian walls, which are surrounded by a now...

Christmas Market in Episkopi

The residents of Episkopi invite everybody to their Christmas Market! Live Music, Festive Food & Drinks, Market Stalls, Santa and much more! When Saturday, December 14 ...

Charity Christmas Fair at St. Raphael

St. Raphael Hotel cordially invites you to their Christmas fair offering arts and crafts, handmade creations, natural products, homemade artisan sweets, Christmas goodies, workshops...

Christmas Bazaar 2019 in Nicosia

"World without borders" (Cosmos xoris synora) invites everybody to their Christmas Bazaar on December 14 at the downtown Nicosia and promises warm and charming...

Colonial Architecture: The Kyperounda Sanatorium

It is the building that welcomes you when entering Kyperounda, the largest mountain village in Cyprus. On the left side of the road, this...

Christmas Art Market in Paphos

Technopolis 20 invites everybody to their 6th Christmas Art Market which will take place on Saturday, December 7 from 10 am until 5 pm....

7+ Designers’ Popup at Prozak Café

Prozak Café will host 7+ designers and artists with illustrations, collages, original artworks, textiles, bags and more for two weeks. Participants: BrainFKR  Oh Deer Design Studio  Ermina Emmanouel   Whale...

“Once Upon a Christmas Time” Bazaar in Larnaca

Apothiki 79 invites everybody to the "Once Upon a Christmas Time" Bazaar which will take place in Larnaca from 11:00 - 19:00 on December...

50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

Special guest NASA Astronaut Dr Anna Fisher, Ret. is coming to Cyprus for a Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon...

A very Merry Charity Party – 6th edition

Christmas is just around the corner and Moondog's Bar and Grill is getting into the festive mood by hosting «A very Merry Charity Party»...

Traditional Christmas Market 2019

Cyprus’ biggest and best Christmas market will take place on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th November between 17:00-22:30. Is there a better way to welcome...

Metamorphosis, Belgian Art 1860-1930

The new temporary exhibition of A. G. Leventis Gallery is dedicated to the leaders of Belgian Impressionism as well as to the movements that...

Trakasol Cultural Centre

A listed building with a difference. ΤΡΑΚΑΣΟΛ Cultural Centre is a multi-function modern space, right at the heart of Limassol Marina. It is the ideal...

Τhe most futuristic chapel in the world is in Paphos

The chapel of Apostole Petros and Agia Eleni is a modern architecture building The small church is dedicated to Apostole Petros and Agia Eleni tis...

Old Tembria Village

The village of Tembria is located in the centre of the Solea valley, on the west side of the Klarion River. It is 60...

Vrysi tis Vateris (The Vateris Natural Water Spring)

Wasser ist ein Element, das im Troodos-Gebirge reichlich vorhanden ist, da es während der Regenfällen absorbiert wird und durch Risse in die Natur zurückgeführt...

Evrychou Traditional Centre

Evrychou is built on the eastern bank of the Karkotis River, at an average altitude of 440 metres. Small streams flowing down the slopes...

Chryso Lefou

Editor-in-chief of Xryses Syntages and TV cook, reveals her favourite spots for food, coffee and drinks in Cyprus. -Where do you usually enjoy your morning...

Christiana Antoniou

Journalist, radio producer and member of the "Ola Kala" team in Sigma, reveals her  favourite spots for food, coffee and drinks. -Where do you usually...

Charis Papatheodorou

Journalist Charis Papatheodorou reveals his favourite spots for food, coffee and drinks in Cyprus. -Where do you usually enjoy your morning coffee? -I usually enjoy my...

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Taste

Octopus ‘Kathisto’ (or Octopus braised in Wine)

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Greek extra virgin olive oil 2 medium onions, chopped fine 1 large octopus, about 2kg (cleaned and kept whole) 3/4 cup dry red wine 1/3 cup...

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...