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A born and bred Londoner moves to a small Cyprus village. Find out how she gets on out of the hustle and bustle of London, what she misses and how life compares! More Info

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Its a weighting game

January 9, 2013 by Norf Londoner

I find it easier to lose weight in the UK. Living in Cyprus is an easy route to complacency and laziness.  There are so many delicious foods on offer its so hard… Read more…

Categories: daily living

London shopping

November 29, 2012 by Norf Londoner

There’s nothing like London for shopping,  its in a class of its own. It has everything anyone could possibly wish for; flea markets, clothes markets, second hand markets, vintage markets, then there are… Read more…

Categories: daily living

The currency converter

November 22, 2012 by Norf Londoner

Its hard to compare London with Cyprus, but all us expats do it and most of the time we do it subconsciously. We compare the weather, the people, the cost… Read more…

Categories: daily living

The Parental Storage Facility

November 15, 2012 by Norf Londoner

When I left home for the sunny shores of Cyprus, I wasn’t sure if it was going to work out and how long I would be away for. So i left most… Read more…

Categories: daily living

Search & you shall find

November 8, 2012 by Norf Londoner

In the UK it’s easy to find your way around. There are maps, GPS’s, A-Z’s, people on hand to help…in Cyprus, I discovered there is no such things a street map…. Read more…

Categories: daily living

English tea & Cypriot sun

November 1, 2012 by Norf Londoner

So its winter time in North London. Ive heard friends reporting that its been snowing up North and its been windy, raining and grey in London. In Cyprus we are… Read more…

Categories: Weather

A Londoner out of the smog

October 24, 2012 by Norf Londoner

London is my home. Even though I left the bright lights behind 4 years ago now for the sleepy villages of Cyprus, its still my home town. It has a… Read more…

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