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National Struggle Museum

Located in the square near the Archbishopric, the museum houses documents, photographs and other memorabilia from the 1955-1959 National Liberation Struggle against British Rule,...

The Pancyprian Gymnasium Museums

The Pancyprian Gymnasium Museums is a fascinating 12-room space in the historical centre of Lefkosia (Nicosia), depicting the history of the oldest establishment of...

Pafos (Paphos) Gate

Pafos (Paphos) Gate was one of the three entrances into old Lefkosia (Nicosia) through the Venetian walls that completely encircled the old city, and...

Cyprus Postal Museum

Located within the walled city of Lefkosia (Nicosia), the Cyprus Postal Museum is housed on the ground floor of an old two-storey mansion. It...

Terra Santa Catholic Church

erra Santa is the church of the Latin community of Larnaka (Larnaca) and is also known as Santa Maria delle Grazie. The architectural style...

5 UNESCO Monuments to visit in Cyprus

Church of Panagia Aggeloktisti The church of Panagia Aggeloktisti is situated in the Larnaka district, in the north-western end of the village of Kiti, 12...

Τhe history of Pharos in Kato Paphos

The Pharos of Kato Paphos is located next to the archaeological sites of Kato Paphos near the harbour and the well-known Medieval Castle of...

Agios Iraklidios (St. Heraclidios) Bridge

Agios Iraklidios is the first well-known Saint from Solea, who was initiated into Christianity by the Apostles Barnabas and Paul. He then made it...

Paphos Castle

Standing grandly at the west end of the town’s harbour, Pafos (Paphos) Castle (Medieval Fort) was originally a Byzantine fort built to protect the...

The Watermill of Stylli in Evrychou

The watermill of Stylli (the name of its owner) stopped operating in 2004 after serving people’s needs for many years. Pulses and cereal were...

The unknown Necropolis at Meleti Forest

Meleti Forest is located in Peyia, Paphos. It is estimated to be 56 metres above sea level. On the way to Akamas, via the coastal...

Cyprus Theatre Museum

The Cyprus Theatre Museum is located in the Panos Solomonides Cultural Centre and opened its doors in 2012. The museum is divided into thematic sections...

Beautiful photos of fishing ports from all over Cyprus

There are five internationally-recognised ports in Cyprus which cater for people leisure, as well as commerce: Larnaka Port, New Limassol Port, Old Limassol Port,...

Environmental Information and Education Centre at Cape Greko

The Environmental Information and Education Centre at Cape Gkreko is one of the first buildings on the island designed to take into account its...

5 Hidden museums in Cyprus that will leave you excited

These may not be the biggest museums of Cyprus but they are definitely the best way to explore the history and culture of Cyprus....

Platia Iroon (Heroes’ Square): Cyprus’ most famous and picturesque square

The historic 'Heroes' Square' is located in the old town of Limassol, close to Aneksartisias Street. The Square was built in 1910. The historical...

The Jewish Holocaust Museum of Cyprus

The purpose of the Museum is to reach people who really should know more about what Cypriots did to help Holocaust refugees, more about...

The most beautiful Sculptures in Cyprus

Cyprus has many modern sculpture parks and a large number of statues and monuments. We have found for you the most special ones. The...

Agridia Olive – Mill

A traditional olive-mill used to be in operation in Agridia up until the 1960s. The olive-mill building, which is located inside the church patio,...

The most beautiful Medieval Castles of Cyprus

The Medieval history of Cyprus starts with the division of the Roman Empire into an Eastern and Western half. Because of its reach Medieval history,...

Fassoula Agricultural Museum

The Fassoula Agricultural Museum is housed in a traditional residence in the village of Fassoula, and contains agricultural tools, such as a plough, yoke,...

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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...