North Cyprus Night Sky | What a Big Moon!

North Cyprus Night Sky – What a Big Moon!

The North Cyprus Night Sky often brings surprises, either with meteorites hurtling across the sky or just the brilliance of the stars shining. However, the ‘super-moon’ which hasn’t appeared for 20 years was a real joy. It appeared 14% bigger and 30% brighter than normal […]

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North Cyprus Countryside | Salsify

North Cyprus Countryside – Salsify

In a recent walk in North Cyprus I came upon a flowering wild Salsify or ‘goatsbeard’ as it is sometimes known. I used to grow the edible purple variety of Salsify in my garden and although I cannot confirm that the roots tasted like oysters as they were reputed […]

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NCFP Household Tip | Moths in the Wardrobe

NCFP Household Tip – Moths in the Wardrobe

Having discovered tiny holes in brand new clothes in the wardrobe here in north Cyprus I decided that the culprits were moths and that it was time to do something about them. My first thought was mothballs and was immediately reminded of the terrible odour of […]

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