By Justin Liang
Date joined the EU
It wasn't a founding country
Was Cyprus part of another country at any point?
History of the Flag
Picture of the country with a white background and olive branches which stand for peace.
Capital and major cities.
Government type and currency
Currency is Euro, but before that was the Cyprus pound which one equals 1.86 US dollars
Tie a hanky, sock or any ex-love's belonging to the tree at top of the Paphos catacomb steps and he or she is more likely to return. Worth a try, anyway.
Haloumi from Cyprus is recognized as the true version of the cheese. Many Cypriots make it at home.
Legend says the Greek goddess of love was born off Aphrodite's Beach. Waves breaking over the rock create pillars of foam that islanders say look just like the goddess herself.
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