Two historic mosques to receive cash injection

The bicommunal Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage announced that two mosques, one in Evretou/Evretu and the other in Tserkezoi/Çerkez, are included in new emergency measure projects. Phase 2 of the ‘Support to cultural heritage monuments is of great importance for Cyprus’ project includes both projects as fully funded by the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme Partnership for the Future (UNDP-PFF). Ali Tuncay, a Turkish Cypriot technical committee member said: “These two mosques follow the first project by the Technical Committee the conservation project to Denia/Denya mosque which wasRead More

Ruins of the Kingdom & City of Soli

Soli/Soloi is located in the northwestern part of the island, just outside the village of Gemikonağı, on the coast near Lefke beyond Güzelyurt. There is a yellow sign for Soli just after Gemikonağı that indicates that you should turn left, but, as it is not very big, the sign can easily be missed. From the turning, follow the road up past some houses to reach the site located on the lowland slopes near ample parking and a ticket office, where you will receive literature about the site. The ruins, made upRead More