Buffavento

A fabulous ancient castle 3,100 feet up in the Kyrenian mountain range.

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Bellapais

My granmother’s house (I think!) 40 years later.

Bellapais and the surrounding area have been extensively developed in recent years. Perhaps when I visited last it was closer to Lawrence Durrell’s description in the 50’s.

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Hilarion

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Girne (Kyrenia)

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“Our” apartment

A lovely, modern apartment with views along the coast. On some days we could see the Turkish mountains.

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Miscellaneous

and last, but not least a Whirling Dervish!

Whirling Dervish

I never thought a man in a skirt, wearing a flowerpot on his head and turning round and round could be so entertaining! I wonder if he can do it clockwise as well.

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