An Honest Review Of Sterna Winery, Kathikas, Cyprus

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Continents, Cyprus, Opinion

Sterna Winery Cyprus

Sterna Winery, Cyprus

Warning: negative post!

If being given shot glasses of paint-stripper by a grumpy man then being yelled at and chased away for not buying bottles (of the worst wine you’ve ever tasted) is your idea of a wine tasting then do visit Sterna Winery.

If not, I recommend you try one of Cyprus’ many other boutique wineries instead. 

6 Stylish Things To Do Near Paphos, Cyprus

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Continents, Cyprus, Europe, Opinion, Spa Stopover, Worldwide Vacation

Beyond the beach in the Pafos area of Cyprus

Beyond the beach in the Paphos area of Cyprus

You’ve probably written off Cyprus as a pure sun, sea and sand destination – full of Brits wanting to see the view from a sun lounger, the inside of a few bars and little else.

That’s what I imagined  – and why despite being a short flight away from its year-round sun I’d eschewed Cyprus for years in favour of more upmarket, fashionable and enticing destinations. 

But on a recent trip to the island I set out to prove that there is a stylish side to Cyprus. Read my list of 6 stylish things to do near Paphos and see if I can change your mind too…

Where To Get A Soya Latte In Cyprus – Arabica Coffee House Paphos

Written by Jaillan Yehia. Posted in Continents, Cyprus, Europe, Food, News, Searching For Soya, Worldwide Vacation

Cyprus frappé coffee

The frappé is easy to find in Cyprus but what about a soya latte or other speciality coffees?

I must be really addicted to soya lattes, because at 9.30 pm on Friday night I was attending the grand opening of the Arabica coffee house Paphos to get what promised to be the best (and as far as I could determine, save Starbucks, the only) soya latte in Cyprus – and a little thing called an 11.00 pm flight back to London wasn’t going to stop me.