Community Sharing in North Cyprus

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Community Sharing At cyprusscene.com we are delighted to be able to share news and resources with other members of our community on their social network sites and to share news and information to the… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Raft Race 10th August 2014 in aid of SPOT

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The 2014 North Cyprus Raft Race By Margaret Sheard It is that time of year again when the annual Raft Race takes place in North Cyprus at Guzelyali Beach, Karşiyaka on Sunday 10th… Continue reading

Punjab Restaurant, Lapta for a great Sunday Lunch

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 Sunday Lunch at the Punjab, Lapta By Margaret Sheard Getting away from all of our writing on cyprusscene.com can be lovely to be able to relax and we sometimes go out to have… Continue reading

SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGE RAFFLE DRAW

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SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGE RAFFLE DRAW Time to check your tickets! LUCKY ticket holders can now claim their prizes after the second SOS Children’s Village raffle was drawn. A brand new Citroen C1 car… Continue reading

Turkish Popstar denied entry into Greece for having Turkish Cyprus Visa

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Turkish Popstar denied entry into Greece for having Turkish Cyprus Visa Turkish popstar Bengü has been denied entry into a Greek island for having a Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus visa on her… Continue reading

GAU Dance Fest 2014

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GAU Dance Fest 2014 By Margaret Sheard I was surprised to learn just a few days before that the originally planned Dance Fest on Thursday 24th July had been postponed but I was… Continue reading

ATAA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Turkey’s Cyprus Peace Operation

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ATAA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Turkey’s Cyprus Peace Operation   By Chris Elliott At such an important time in North Cyprus, we have been sent the following article link by regular reader, Hatice… Continue reading

Ramadan Feast in Turkey and North Cyprus

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Ramadan Feast in Turkey and North Cyprus By Ralph Kratzer Tomorrow, Monday 28th July 2014, starts the Ramadan Feast (Ramazan Bayramı) in Turkey and North Cyprus. It is also called The Sugar Feast (Şeker Bayramı)… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church Kyrenia – August 2014 News

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St Andrew’s Church Kyrenia – August 2014 News   By Chris Elliott The committee of St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia are very pro-active when it comes to communicating with their flock and also the world… Continue reading

North Cyprus – The Village of Arapkoy or Klepini

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The Village of Arapköy or Klepini   By Chris Elliott Pictures by Mary Day Over the years I have been to Arapköy many times and in the early visits it was on business… Continue reading

Cyprus Future – Unity or Division? A Survey in Cyprus

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Cyprus Future – Unity or Division?  A Survey in Cyprus By Ralph Kratzer I have recently read, that the peace talks between North and South Cyprus broke for the summer at the end… Continue reading

Summer Grilling 2014 – Barbecued Chicken on the Grill

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Summer Grilling 2014 Barbecued Chicken on the Grill by Ralph Kratzer Along with sausages and chops, barbecued chicken is about as classic as it gets when it comes time for grilling. But chicken… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Celine Busby – Rest in Peace

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Celine Busby – Rest in Peace By Margaret Sheard We have been advised by Trevor and Mary Hughes of the sad news that Celine Busby passed away on Wednesday 23rd July following a… Continue reading

Cyprus – Peace in Our Times – 1974 to 2014

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 Peace in our Times – 1974 to 2014   By Chris Elliott Almost a week ago we saw an outpouring of emotion and joy as hundreds and thousands of Turkish Cypriots and Turks celebrated… Continue reading

Welcome to my World – A short trip to the Karpaz Peninsula

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Welcome to my World A short trip to the Karpaz Peninsula By Ralph Kratzer Any regular reader of our website knows my penchant for pristine landscapes in general and the Karpaz Peninsula in… Continue reading

What’s New on BRT2 Television 26/07/2014 – Ozlem Akman

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Television News from BRT2 Ozlem Akman and Angel Art By Can Gazi This week on A Cup of Conversation my guest is Ozlem Akman, founder of “Angel Art by Ozlem” an online company… Continue reading