Cyprus

The Pafos from Centuries Ago

Just After an hour drive from Limassol I reached the UNESCO World Heritage city of Paphos. The city was much more quiet than the other Cyprian cities I had visited, probably because it was as far West as possible, far away from the capital and the charter flight destinations. From early morning I started exploring […]

Cyprus

Hitchhiking Through the Turkish Occupied Northern Cyprus

In 1974 Cyprus was attacked by the Turkish, and hundreds of thousands were forced to move from their homes. This has still left a lot of houses empty until the day, like one of the districts of Famagusta which has been sealed off and left completely empty, like a ghost town. Churches, beach hotels, restaurants […]

Cyprus

Charterland of Larnaca and Limassol

I had arranged a couch surf at a small village outside of Larnaca called Kiti, where there were not much more than a few small shops, taverns and a beach small enough for tourists to keep away, but the next morning when I headed to Larnaca I felt like I was in the middle of […]