Travel Blogs from Alsancak - Karavas
... bed which proved comfortable enough, it was spacious but it was standard. These standard rooms have nothing in common with the suites as I have seen photos on their web site. Perhaps I will be luckier on my next visit!
Internet in the room was mostly fast with times when it was slow as well. I never used the air conditioning or the heating unit as there was no need to, so I cannot comment on either.
The balcony was O.K. but it overlooked a narrow road ...
... and I wasn't tempted to buy anything.
The complex is a central commercial point and hosts several art galleries, handicraft and souvenir shops, restaurants and coffee shops.
Open hours: Monday to Friday - 09:00 to 13:00, 16:00 to 19:00.
Remains closed on Sundays. ...
Inside the City Walls of Nicosia
The Traditional Neighbourhood of Nicosia is a popular pedestrian touristy area with narrow winding streets combining residential houses with craft shops and tavernas.
A favourite stroll for tourists for shopping –mostly Cypriot souvenirs and ...
... was filmed, but also where the real family lived!
After Salzburg we will be heading to Dachau concentration camp and then onto Strasbourg. Luxembourg, Leuven, Brussels, and Amsterdam come next over the next few days. Lastly, we will be in Paris for the last 4 days before heading back to Larnaca.
I am so excited to start this ...
... not, as I would have liked, about Cyprus.
“Would you like to join us for coffee? We were just about to drink a cup”, the lady says. “And there are slices of apple too. Please help yourself”. Over a cup of 'medium sweet Turkish coffee’ she finally answers my question.
“My family, we are Turkish. But you see my mother?” She points at the old woman sitting at my table. “She ...