Nicosia

The First Ever Cypriot Global Game Jam

Aiming to bring innovation, experimentation and cooperation in the Videogames industry, the organising team of GameShow Cyprus, the pioneer organisation of eSports Kinx Gaming...

Andre Rieu is inviting cinema audiences to his party this weekend

André Rieu is celebrating a landmark birthday and is inviting cinema audiences all over the world to his party! 70 YEARS YOUNG is André Rieu’s...

Vintage French wine tasting at Atelier

A unique French restaurant Atelier located in the heart of Nicosia invites everybody to the wine tasting on Thursday, December 12. You will have...

Become a Warrior for Change by supporting victims of Human Trafficking

You are invited to an Evening of Hope supporting victims of Human Trafficking which will take place on December 11, from 5 pm till...

The Gift of Conversation (Book Club)

The Conversation Cafe Cyprus is hosting it's 4th meeting, this time at The Weaving Mill (Book Club "Yfantourgeio") in the walled city of Nicosia. In...

TEDx Event: Unbelievable

UNBELIEVABLE! We live in an era of amazement. From advanced technological disruption to the stories shared of the sheer will of ordinary people achieving extraordinary...

Tree planting event “Come with your shovel”

The "Ela me tin tsapa sou/ Come with your shovel" is an initiative of Latsia Municipality with the support of "300 000 trees in...

Nicosia Street Quest 2019 – Event 9

Event 9 in the 2019 NICOSIA STREET QUEST series will be held, on TUESDAY 26TH NOVEMBER, from CVAR. Registration opens at 1900 hrs and...

OCHI Open Market

The market of ‘OCHI’ is a farmer’s market held every Wednesday and Saturday in the area of Bayraktar Mosque, on one of the 11...

Cyprus Convention Bureau

Funding Schemes and Hospitality Programmes Statistical data & Researches for conference & incentive travel Promote your conferences Team Building Activities and Incentive ideas Promotional Material About CCB & How...

CERN interactive exhibition comes to Nicosia Mall

CERN’s popular interactive experience is coming to Cyprus for the first time. It will be hosted by Nicosia Mall from May 25 to June...

What to do on Valentine’s Day

If you're refusing to celebrate Valentine's day because you don't want to fall victim in a well-planned commercial trap, I have only one thing...

Can you kayak in Nicosia? (pictures)

Recent rainfall has brought many of Cyprus' dams and rivers back to life. Just 15 minutes outside Nicosia, near Tamasos dam, the rejuvenated Pedieos river...

Petrides Farm Park

Petrides Farm Park is the perfect place for indoor and outdoor fun, connecting with and learning about animals, and enjoying delicious food and snacks...

Dance Therapy Workshop

Dance therapy is a method developed by the Argentinian dancer María Fux. This technique uses different imaginative proposals to stimulate our creativity and awareness....

Sign Language Class

The Agora Project is organising a sign language class on Tuesday, December 4. ‘Sign With Us’ is an idea created by two people, Christina who’s...

Ride the Capital 2018

Nicosia Tourism Board is organising its fourth annual 'Ride the Capital' event. The event will give the opportunity to participants to cycle around Nicosia on two...

Autumn in Cyprus: Best cycling and hiking trails

Cycling and hiking in Cyprus are always better during Autumn mostly because of the weather and the beautiful colours of the season. Below are the...

Alternative Tourism

By Nicola Karatzia Heaven on earth exists and it's closer than you think. How else can you describe the following five places, which are different...

The Cyprus Strollers (September 2018 – August 2019)

- Get some exercise at the weekend - Explore the paths of the Cyprus countryside - Meet people and make new friends. The Cyprus Strollers (http://cyprus-strollers.org) is...

Happiness Guide

On Sunday the clocks rolls back an hour. Winter will start officially. And I hate winter. I hate cold and its friends; the grey...

Top Stories

Thirteen new corona virus cases detected out of 3,486 tests

According to the Epidemiological Surveillance Unit of the Ministry of Health 13 new cases of the SARS-CoV-II virus were detected out of a total...

Results of island-wide random tests will show the way forward, scientific team says

The 10,000 corona virus random tests that were launched yesterday island-wide will show the way forward on how to address the pandemic, members of...

Bad loans in Cyprus down by €43 million in the first quarter of 2020

Cyprus recorded a further decrease of €43 million or 0.5% in aggregate Non Performing Loans (NPLs) at the end of March 2020 compared with...

Baby born as Beirut blast rips through hospital

As a devastating blast wave tore across Beirut after a warehouse explosion, Emmanuelle Khnaisser prepared to give birth to a baby boy as the...

Mainly fine weather with orange alert for extremely high temperatures on Friday

Mainly fine weather on Friday with an orange alert for extremely high temperatures issued – in effect from 12pm to 5pm. Temperatures are expected to...

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...