Category Archive: Reviews

Yeşilirmak – Strawberry and Nature Trek

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By Margaret Sheard ….. We have received information from Hasan Karlitas about the 3rd Annual Strawberry and Nature Walk which will take place on Saturday 8th April, starting at the entrance of Vouni… Continue reading

Travel Expo Ankara Fair, great interest in the TRNC stand

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“THE PERCEPTION OF THE TRNC AS A HOLIDAY DESTINATION SHOULD BE CREATED” THE TARGET IS 850,000 TO 900,000 TOURISTS IN 2017 On the second day of the Travel Expo Ankara Fair, the TRNC… Continue reading

Cyprusscene brings news of the TRNC Ministry of Health

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By Chris Elliott……. Cyprusscene.com is committed to publishing news and information in English from Northern Cyprus for our local and worldwide readership  but as the mother tongue is Turkish and with a lot of… Continue reading

Fine Dining, Esentepe – Mothering Sunday

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By Margaret Sheard ….. It is not very often we get a bit of time out from cyprusscene but a nice run out on a Sunday is always a treat and what better… Continue reading

Pit Stop, Çatalköy, Girne

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By Margaret Sheard …. Thank goodness for Pit Stop in Çatalköy.   There are many companies in North Cyprus which give excellent service and this is certainly one of them. I experienced the annoyance… Continue reading

Kyrenia Animal Rescue – Livvy, a rescue dog now in the UK

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We love to hear about KAR Rescue Dogs who have gone to “forever” homes ….Livvy has recently sent an update from the UK which has been sent to us by Kyrenia Animal Rescue… Continue reading

Freemasons Bellapais Lodge (9847) – Donation to Tulips

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Wonderful news of a donation to Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) by the Freemasons Bellapais Lodge.    A big thank you from Carole King and Sue Tilt. On Saturday night 18th March we… Continue reading

Turkish Cypriots : An isolation and embargoes free future, with political equality and security

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By Fikri Toros….. President of the Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce   It is an undeniable fact that the decision by the Greek Cypriot Parliament to commemorate “Enosis” at public schools led to… Continue reading

Thank you to the Pink Ladies and all those that help Tulips and those with Cancer.

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By Chris Elliott…….. This week I went with trepidation and sadness to the Lefkosa State Hospital Oncology department to record a promotional event and why was I so sad? Some 8 years ago… Continue reading

Turkish Cypriot Mahallebi Vendor, Hakan Aşık in North Nicosia

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By Chris Krzentz…….. Now this article is different to many I write as my dear friend Tuncer Bagiskan, the Turkish Cypriot retired archaeologist and  I were walking through Northern Nicosia when I asked him about… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Launch of Scene@StAndrewsKyrenia

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At the Morning Eucharist on Sunday 19th March 2017, the Chaplain, the Revd Wendy Hough, launched Scene@StAndrewsKyrenia, a publication outlining the work and mission of St. Andrew’s over the recent past. Quoting from… Continue reading

Cyprus has never been this close to unification… or permanent division

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By Esra Aygin…….. Almost 50 years on since the start of negotiations to solve the Cyprus problem, the island has never been this close to being reunified… or being permanently divided… For many Cypriots… Continue reading

Pizzanini Cafe/Bar, Catalkoy – a double celebration

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By Margaret Sheard ….. We were invited to an event at Pizzanini in Çatalköy on 15th March, which turned out to be a double celebration. Eddie Hollely had his 70th birthday on 9th… Continue reading

Turkish Cypriot Artists, Semra Bayhanli and Sevcan Cerkez

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By Chris Krzentz…….. For this article we have a different type of subject as I recorded a video interview with Turkish Cypriot twins, Semra Bayhanli and Sevcan Cerkez and my dear friend Tuncer Bagiskan, the… Continue reading

CMC Golf Club, Yeşilyurt, North Cyprus

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By Margaret Sheard ….. It is not very often we manage to travel to the west side of North Cyprus and so were pleased to have the opportunity of meeting up with Malcolm… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Second day at the ITB Berlin tourism fair

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North Cyprus continues to be represented at the ITB Berlin Fair for its second day on 9th March. Officials from the Ministry of Tourism and sector representatives attended the fair, and held a… Continue reading

Promoting Northern Cyprus in English around the world by John Aziz Kent

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Cyprusscene.com concentrates on publishing news from Northern Cyprus to a worldwide readership where many other international media will publish very little that is complimentary about the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and those… Continue reading

Driving to Lapithos (Lapta) and Karavas (Alsancak) with Tuncer Bagiskan

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By Chris Krzentz…….. For this article and video my dear friend Tuncer Bagiskan, the Turkish Cypriot retired archaeologist, drove me in his car from Lapithos (Lapta) to Karavas (Alsancak) and talked about Cyprus Heritage and showed me some… Continue reading