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Questions tagged [cyprus]

Cyprus, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the eastern Mediterranean Sea and is a member state of the European Union.

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Northern Cyprus - way to visit and what problems can I have with Republic of Cyprus after that?

I know that Northern Cyprus is recognized only by Turkey, and not other countries. So how can I visit this republic - only from Turkey, or there are some other ways? Will I have problems with getting ...
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What are these “stone walls” in the sea on Cyprus?

I'm currently on a vacation in Limassol, Cyprus and one thing I found interesting are these wall-like structures made out of stone that seem to exist along the whole coast. They seem to be created ...
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Will staying in Northern Cyprus cause problems for later travel in the EU?

I am Peruvian, and will study in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus for two years. As a South American, what problems may I have if I decide to study in the TRNC, as it is recognized only by ...
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Can I see Lebanon from Cyprus?

On the map, Cyprus seems not to far away from Lebanon. Approximately 100 kilometers. Is it possible to see parts of Lebanon from anywhere in Cyprus?
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Is the border between Cyprus and North Cyprus an issue for a casual tourist?

I am taking a couple of weeks in Cyprus with the family, and will be flying directly from the UK to Paphos, in the southwest of the island. We plan on doing some lazing by the pool, but a fair bit of ...
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New limitations on visiting Northern Cyprus?

This Hebrew article states that a ban on non-EU citizens visiting TRNC (Northern Cyprus) was supposed to take effect on October 3rd 2017, and is postponed by a few weeks. The article seems to me ...
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Do I need a passport travelling within Schengen through Kyiv?

I am a Finnish citizen. I'm used to travelling only within the Schengen Area and/or EU, and I'm able to do it with my Finnish National ID card. I haven't even bothered to get an expensive passport, as ...
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Is it OK to apply for a US visa from Cyprus if I am a Russian citizen?

I am a Russian citizen working for a US-based company. In April, I need to travel to the US for business matters. My current US visa has expired, and there's no problem with that, since I'm just ...
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Can I fly to Northern Cyprus and then travel to Cyprus?

My wife and I have US passports and are flying into Ercan airport in Northern Cyprus. We'd like to cross the border in Nicosia and spend some time in Cyprus. I know this is in question because the ...
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Changes to Cyprus timezones

Today I've heard end of radio program talking about recent some changes in Cyprus timezones. I did not hear the details, but conlusion was, that for travelers travelling between Cyprus and Northern ...
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Can you travel to Northern Cyprus without a Turkish visa?

I am a Philippines citizen, holding an ordinary passport, and I'm married to an American. We will be going to Northern Cyprus (KKTC/TRNC). I can get a visa for Northern Cyprus at the airport. However,...
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Will a Cyprus visa refusal affect our application to Ireland?

My partner is a Jordanian national and we applied for a tourist visa to Cyprus. We had everything in order but they rejected him because they were not satisfied with his hotel booking. It was a ...
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Can I enter Cyprus using Schengen visa?

I have a valid Schengen visa from France, and I visited France couple of months ago. I would like to ask if I can access Cyprus without obtaining a Cyprus visa. Is my Schengen visa enough?
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Do visits to Cyprus, Croatia, Bulgaria and Romania count towards Schengen limitations?

If I am entering any of the countries mentioned above with a Schengen visa - does the time spent there count towards the overall restriction of 90 days within 180 days? Does the time spent within the ...
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Are North Cypriot land border crossings equipped with passport stamps?

A friend and I may go to North Cyprus and Cyprus. We would enter at Ercan Airport, and as he's on a (British) passport, he would get an entry stamp (as North Cyprus is not in the EU). However, I've ...
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North Cyprus on Schengen Visa

I am a Pakistani National currently residing in Hungary with a Hungarian residence permit that allows me to travel visa-free throughout the Schengen zone. I also know that i can travel to south Cyprus ...
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Where in Cyprus is this church located?

Found this screenshot of a church in EU Cyprus, but can't seem to find out where it is.
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Any coworking space in Nicosia, Cyprus?

Can anyone give me a hint what it the closest option to coworking space in Nicosia? For the next couple of weeks I desperately need a (reasonably priced) internet access, a table, an electrical outlet ...
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Place to store a few items in Ayia Napa on day trip from Nicosia (Cyprus)

I'm going on a trip where I will be staying in Nicosia, Cyprus. Time prevailing, I'd like to get the bus out to Ayia Napa one day. Based on this, it looks like the bus takes about 2 hours from ...
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What is this distinct ceramics style and where it is made?

(Maybe not exactly a travel question, but I hope it is on-topic here.) Several years ago, while travelling across Montenegro, in one souvenir shop in Kotor and in one shop in Ulcinj I found very ...
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North Cyprus tourist visa for a travel document passport holder

Hey people I need your help with some information. I’m a Palestinian. I have a travel document which is a Palestinian Egyptian passport. I live in Abu Dhabi, UAE. I’m planning to visit my freind in ...
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How to find people from the UK or Ireland interested for home exchange or hospitality exchange? [closed]

I live in Cyprus and have extra bedrooms for renting out, which I do occasionally but not often enough to make serious income. The income for poor people here is 480 euro/month, which is not as high ...
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What is the cheapest public transport option to get from Paris to Nicosia? [closed]

So it's just a sort of sport interest - I wonder how to get from Paris to Nicosia, Cyprus, spending as little money as possible but at the same time using transportation (because, obviously, otherwise ...
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Can I enter Romania on a Cypriot multi-entry visa without visiting Cyprus?

More specifically, will I get in trouble with either Cyprus or Romania by doing this? For those of you who may not know, four EU countries that are not yet part of the Schengen area, namely Romania, ...
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Turkish Cyprus (north) stamp in Russian visa application

I am applying to the Russia Embassy in the United Kingdom for a tourism visa. I went through Northern (Turkish) Cyprus twice in March 2016. The first was to visit the coach company who took me to ...
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What are the requirements for a schengen visa to Germany from Cyprus?

If you are a Zimbabwean studying in Cyprus, what are the requirements for a Schengen visa to Germany, and are you able to apply in Cyprus?
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Double Citizen (TR & US) going to Cyprus

I have a US passport and Turkish ID. I've been to TRNC before where I can enter and stay 90 days with my Turkish ID, no problems. Now, I want to travel there with my friend who is Dutch and we want ...
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What accurate offline GPS apps are there for the whole island of Cyprus?

I'm going to the island of Cyprus in June and will rent a car at Ercan airport which won't have GPS navigation (the chosen company is literally the only option for me for specific reasons). While I'...
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Are there cross-border buses between Cyprus and North Cyprus?

I'm curious whether there are any buses that cross the Cypriot-North Cypriot border. In particular (but not only) from Ercan airport
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Does visiting Cyprus via a multiple-entry Schengen visa count towards the maximum length of stay of the visa?

A person obtained a multiple-entry Schengen visa with a duration of stay of 90 days and a validity of a year. If this person stays in the Schengen zone 70 days and then goes on vacation in Cyprus for ...
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Can I travel to Cyprus with German temporary residence permit?

Currently, I have temporary German residence permit its called "Vorläufige Bescheinigung über einen bewilligten Aufenthaltstitel" as I understood right it's the same as Fiktionsbescheinigungen just a ...
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Does Cyprus require interview for tourist visa?

I want to visit to Cyprus (Greece) as a tourist. Therefore, I should go to Cyprus Embassy in Moscow. Now, I would like to know that there is an interview or not for visiting Cyprus as a tourist.
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Ferry to Lebanon?

This company used to offer ferry connections between Turkey and Lebanon. But, it's not possible to book a crossing with them. Is there any company currently offering ferry crossings to Lebanon? From ...
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Ercan airport and France visa [duplicate]

We are Indian citizens who visited Cyprus this year. Entered through Larnaca and left from Ercan. Our passports were duly stamped at both ports. Now I want to apply for a visa at the French embassy. ...
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Driving with a rental car from Larnaca to Northern Cyprus [duplicate]

I am travelling to Republic of Cyprus. I am planning to rent a car in Larnaca and travel to Northern Cyprus as well. I have called several big rental companies (Hertz, Sixt, Europcar) and learned that ...
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Can I enter Cyprus using a united kingdom visa?

I have a UK visa that I have already used a few times to get into the UK. Can I enter Cyprus using this visa?
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How much do car hire companies charge for fuel in Paphos, Cyprus

I know that all (or most) car hire firms charge you for a full tank of fuel on collection, but how much is it likely to be per litre? Is there any limit on what they can charge or could I feasibly ...
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Can I enter Romania with a single entry Cyprus visa?

Assuming I hold a single entry Cyprus visa, can I use it to enter Romania if the single entry is valid and unused?
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Dual passports in Saudi Arabia [duplicate]

I'm Yemeni, living in Saudi Arabia, where I have permanent residency. I have passport from two countries, Yemen and Cyprus. The information used in the Saudi immigration system is from my Yemeni ...
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Enter Cyprus on Schengen Visa

I am an Indian Passport holder, living in UK and have a valid Schengen Visa which allows multientry- Catergory C. I have a plan to visit Cyprus in April. Can Cyprus be my first port of entry on a ...
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Should I need Visa for visit in cyprus? [closed]

I have Bangladesh national Passport. But I have Permanent residence permit in Denmark. Should I need Visa for visit in cyprus?
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How do we connect in Cyprus to our flight with Emirates?

I am travelling with my three children from Beirut to Malta, with a 3-hour layover in Larnaca before a connecting Emirates flight. The flights are booked separately and there is no interline ...
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Flying into Larnaca, out of Lefkosa [on hold]

Is there likely to be any problem with this, as Canadian citizens, regarding having correct passport stamps when arriving to Larnaca and flying out of Lefkosa?
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Can I travel to Cyprus using Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

Hi I've got a Schengen multiple entry visa issued from Switzerland to visit my sister in July however I'd like to go to Cyprus first with my friends. Will I need an additional visa if I will be ...
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What are some nice places to visit and some exciting things to do in Cyprus? [closed]

I am looking for a destination to go this summer in the net, and I have discovered a country called Cyprus, which looks very, very nice. Actually I am considering going with my friends there. Do you ...