That Old House

In Cyprus, old houses aren’t really in fashion.

In my old town they are. And that’s good because there are about four hundred of them.

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There are cafés, restaurants, shops and homes in these beauties.

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For your average Cypriot, entertaining guests in my current unattainable dream home might be a sweatily embarrassing affair.

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It’s this one here:

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It’s at least a hundred years old. It’s on a dirt road.

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Certainly drafty, it’s not really standing straight.

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But so pretty it is! And it’s for sale!

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Apparently though, our budget for drafty, crooked old houses on dirt roads is regrettably small.DSCN2014-edit DSCN2026About 12 euro.DSCN2050 DSCN2003-editBut so pretty.DSCN2025

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