Cyprus

The Mediterranean island of Cyprus is a country divided into two parts with a long history and rich culture

  • Halloumi? Hellim? Grilled cheese from Cyprus

    Halloumi? Hellim? Grilled cheese from Cyprus

    It is white, keeps its shape, squeaks against the teeth and is political. Real halloumi (Greek) or hellim (Turkish) comes from Cyprus and the Mediterranean island has been divided since 1974.

  • Cyprus. The divided island and its ghost town

    Cyprus. The divided island and its ghost town

    The tourist stronghold on the Mediterranean Sea was a restricted military area since 1974 and the buildings have fallen into disrepair. A touching experience, because war is again a reality in Europe.

Photos

The photos of Georg Berg from Cyprus can be licensed for all kinds of use at the international stock photo agency Alamy.

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