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IDEABAR Studio

7 Christou Samara Street, Liopetri, 99066181, AMMOCHOSTOS, Tue – Fri 10am – 1.30pm / 3pm – 6pm, Mon & Sun Closed Ok, first question was of course “why Liopetri”? I’ve seen their work and the designers they [...]

Simoni Textile Designs

11 Agias Elenis, 99559963, NICOSIA, (off Arch. Makarios III Avenue) – Contact the designer for her shop opening hours. It’s not very often that you meet a young girl who is passionate about hand-woven accessories and actually [...]

New season’s openings

Remember a time when we were all complaining that there were no cool places to go to and have a decent drink? That we had no interesting choices for food or coffee? Well, now I think we [...]

All the new openings you should know about

Still looking for a place to go_ Grab that agenda and plan your summer outings with your proud Cypriot friends and let’s see which new spot will win the… race:)     Koukouvaya Bistro Bar Brand new [...]

Pomos-Latsi-Poli and their surroundings

Pomos & Pyrgos I have visited Pomos and Pyrgos areas in Cyprus a few times, but it was the first time I drove there from Nicosia by myself. Despite its beauty it’s not as crowded as [...]

Summer menus all over

Many restaurants are introducing their new summer menus these days, getting us in the mood of the season changing and giving us more options for our lunch or dinner dates. They adjust their new menus to [...]

This summer’s to do list

1. Visit Bakery Gourmet Kafeneio and eat the Vegan Creamy Coconut Lentils Buddha bowl – Limassol 2. Go to Prozak Kafeneio and have an ice cold beer – Nicosia 3. Save the Dates for the 12th Lemesos [...]

Lomography Cyprus – Tria Poulakia Kathontan

38 Nicolaou Rossou Street, 24255880, LARNACA, Tue – Fri 10am – 8pm, Sat 10am – 7pm, Sun 11am – 5pm, Mon Closed How about a shop combining the art of photography with a cup of coffee? This one [...]

Make it a garden date: Searching for the best garden bars

What’s better than a beautiful and dreamy garden – especially now that summer is here and we can go out and enjoy our cocktails (early or late). The truth is that I love these endless summer nights, [...]

Searching for the best ice cream : Part II

I eat my ice cream. Truth is I like it a lot. I have my preferences but I do like to try different tastes and especially unusual ones. Oh and combinations. In this year’s search for [...]

Top 10 things to do in a Cypriot summer

Eat a sandwich from Profitis Elias’s kiosk in Protaras Rent a boat from Latsi port and visit Blue Lagoon in Akamas Eat “kleftiko” wrapped in paper at Porfyrios in Peristerona village Drink “frappe” in a plastic pint [...]

We are very Proud for Made in Cyprus!

Growing up I remember being spammed with mass produced souvenirs, post-cards with topless Swedish girls and “I Love Cyprus” t-shirts (no offense to any Cypriot and Swedish girls- I am Cypriot and Swedish people are very [...]