The Cypriot capital is today’s pick in my A-Z. Europe’s last divided capital. Nicosia technically shouldn’t be allowed to come under N, as in both Greek and Turkish it starts with an L. Λευκωσία (Lefkosia) in Greek and Lefkoşa in Turkish. Continue reading
My final day in Cyprus last week was really quite warm and Sunny. Larnaca was without clouds for the first time during my stay in Cyprus.
Girne itself was quite busy, plenty of tourists wandering about. It is the centre for tourism in Northern Cyprus and there were visitors from all over Europe there. Continue reading
After I reached Turkish passport control I handed over my passport once again. This policeman entered my details in to a computer and handed back my passport. I was now cleared for entry in to the Turkish Republic of Northern… Continue reading