Little Red-Cap

#BEDN26 [caption id="attachment_1382" align="alignright" width="135"] (c) - DarkxTokyo[/caption] At childhood’s end, the houses petered out into playing fields, the factory, allotments kept, like mistresses, by kneeling married men, the silent railway line, the hermit’s caravan,…

Make me happy

#BEDN25 [caption id="attachment_1368" align="alignleft" width="240"] (c) Alberto Rodríguez[/caption] Today I've felt pretty sad. Maybe it's the holiday blues. Maybe it's because I'm back at work. Maybe it's because I'm tired as I haven't had any…

A week gone by

#BEDN24 This last week has been somewhat emotional. I've been to the airport twice which was cool. I mean, who doesn't get excited about going to the airport even when they're not going on holiday?…

Food Glorious Food

#BEDN23 You didn't think I was going to leave Cyprus without showing my appreciation for the food here now did you? It's the last night of my holiday and all I can think about is…

Ye old Saint Lazarus

#BEDN22 Tradition is often thought of as a belief or a physical behaviour with some sort of symbolic meaning or special significance, with origins in the past that is passed down within a group, society…

To spiti twn pappoudon mou

#BEDN21 The roads may change, the weather may change and the people in Cyprus may change, but my Grandparents' house and garden will forever stay the same. Their property in Cyprus is timeless to me.…

Family Jewels

#BEDN20 Today's been a good day. And a funny one at that. All day I've been thinking of how to summarise it in words and came up with one word. Romanticism. After spending the day…

Coffee, mating grounds and mezze

#BEDN19 [caption id="attachment_1236" align="alignleft" width="158"] (c) Arte[/caption] One of the things I like about Cyprus is that it's cool to like coffee. It's the social thing to do. The kids these days like coffee, like…