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Cyprus Archaeology

Since 1960 no Neolithic excavation has been carried out but only a series of surveys which, especially on the northern coast of the island, have allowed the identification of numerous sites from that era. The Neolithic deposit of Khirokitia, which had returned a primitive Neolithic with tholos houses and stone vases, was dated by Carbon… Read More »

Cyprus Overview

Kýpros Official language Greek and Turkish Capital Nicosia Form of government republic Area 9.251 km² Residents 1,038,000 Currency Greek area: Euro, Turkish area: New Turkish lira Time zone UTC + 2 (OEZ) License plate CY Internet TLD .cy Telephone area code 00357 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography The island of Cyprus is located in the eastern Mediterranean… Read More »