Category: EU

Famagusta Castle 1

Visit to North Cyprus

The island of Cyprus is divided – the southern part called the Republic of Cyprus and the northern part referred to as North Cyprus. One can drive to North Cyprus from the South through...

Severe water shortage in Cyprus 3

Severe water shortage in Cyprus

UPDATE (1st June 2008): The Water Board of Limassol has announced that, as of Saturday 31st May 2008, there will be further restrictions to the water supply during the weekend with a reduction of...

My Euro portfolio 4

My Euro portfolio

Cyprus moved to the Euro from January 2008. When i learnt that the euro coins of the different countries were different, my passion for coin collecting was rekindled. I used to collect coins in...

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EU Laws for safety equipments in private cars

Yet another disadvantage of Cyprus joining EU! EU laws state that even private vehicles including your car and mine have to have first aid kits, warning triangles, fire extinguishers and fluorescent jackets. Just as...