An adventure of sorts February 10th 2008 Things started off with an excursion to the Troodos mountains, courtesy of the student union (the international one because, as I understand, there is a schism in the organization) anyway... we learned a lot about Cypriot punctuality.
These people suck at being on time, everything we did was at least an hour late. Sometimes their excuses weren't so much as we are hungover (much more accurate ... read more
Middle East » Cyprus A former British colony, Cyprus received independence in 1960 following years of resistance to British rule. Tensions between the Greek Cypriot majority and Turkish Cypriot minority came to a head in December 1963, when violence broke out in the capi... ... read more
I am twenty-three years old, a senior at Western New England College with a double major in creative writing and communications. Seeing as my degree was practically finished, and my electives looking a little run of the mill, I gathered all the things I would need into a backpack and took off from JFK to Cyprus for a semester.... full info