Ayia Thekla chapel in Cyprus

Chapel of Ayia Thekla

A few kilometers west of Ayia Napa is Ayia Thekla or a 10min drive from Sotira, the village where my sister Nina lives. When I think of Cyprus this is the epitomy of the Mediterranean, the chapel at Ayia Thekla. I have seen this chapel many times and I admit it is not an architectural master piece. But what draws me back is its remote setting. Especially the bench facing to the Eastern Mediterranean Sea is the ideal spot for contemplation. Sitting here and staring over the sea, time doesn’t seem to exist and nothing else seems to matter. Just looking at these images I get drawn back into the mesmerising effect this place has…

Ayia Thekla chapel

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