Larnaca

Hala Sultan Mosque and Salt Lake: one of the most beautiful places in Cyprus

The site, located in the Larnaca District, comprises a Salt Lake Complex, and the so-called Hala Sultan Tekke, which is a mosque of great...

Smoky Thursday in Larnaca: snacks, wine and zivania for all

Tsiknopempti, literally Smelly Thursday, or even Charred, Smoky, or Barbeque Thursday "because of the smell of the grilled meat in the air", is part...

Estrella: breakfast, brunch and much more!

This small restaurant in the city centre has managed to attract lots of customers all over the island as well as many returning tourists...

Kokkinokremos – Pyla Village

The area of the village of Pyla appears to have been inhabited ever since the Early and Middle Bronze Age (2400 – 1700 B.C.)....

Tomb of the King – Pyla Village

The royal tomb is an impressive building dated back to the Cypriot-classical period and it came to light in 1934 after an excavation was...

Kition

The archaeological area of Kition consists of two sites: Kathari and Pampoula. It is located within the limits of the modern city of Larnaka....

Choirokoitia Archaeological Site (Neolithic Settlement)

The archaeological site of Choirokoitia is a remarkably well-preserved settlement from the Neolithic Age that has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site...

Kalavasos – Tenta Archaeological Site

The Neolithic Age settlement of Tenta is situated a short distance from Kalavasos village and dates to 7000 BC. It is one of the...

Top Stories

Bubble tents outside Cafe Du Soliel

A woman sits outside Cafe Du Soliel under bubble tents following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Manhattan borough of New...

Additional coronavirus preventive measures came in effect in Larnaca

Additional measures in a bid to control the alarming spread of covid-19 in Larnaca came in effect early on Thursday for a period of...

Two nurses at Larnaca Hospital’s Endoscopy Dept also covid-19 carriers

Two nurses at Larnaca General Hospital’s Endoscopy Department have also been tested positive to covid-19, a health official said on Thursday. The new cases come...

EU sanction threat on Turkey fades after it accepts talks with Greece

The European Union is unlikely to follow through on a threat to impose sanctions on Turkey after Ankara agreed to talks with Greece over maritime claims...

U.S. ambassador says Turkey ignores pharmaceutical debt at its peril

The U.S. ambassador to Turkey has said companies will consider abandoning its market if it fails to fully meet debt payments to American pharmaceutical...

Taste

Sheftalies

Sheftalies, a very tasty dish from the charcoal grill, are minced meat shaped into small sausages and wrapped in “panna” (suet). Panna is a...

Spicy grilled soutzoukakia

Place all ingredients for soutzoukakia in a bowl and mix well, preferably using a food processor, until well combined. Using the mixture, form cigar-shaped...

Souvlakia

Pork souvlaki: Put the meat and all the other ingredients in a bowl (not metal) and mix well. Cover the bowl and keep in...

Pastelli (Carob Toffee)

The nutritional sweet of Pastelli is made with the syrup of carob pods, produced by boiling their pulp until it forms a thick, sticky...