View of Varosha from the sea
The uninhabited resort city of Varosha can be found at the south of Famagusta, Cyprus.
The resort was a popular tourist attraction until 1974 when it was invaded by Turkish armed forces and became under Turkish control.

The previous holiday destination has been left frozen in time with planes lying abandoned on the airport runway and dust covered cars left in showrooms.

The people formerly living in Varosha hoped to one day return to their homes, but the entire site was fenced off with no admittance to anyone except the Turkish military.

Although entry to the site is closed to the public, the fenced off boundary can still be reached. Bus trips are available from: