In general Cypriots are moderately conservative with a culture that is centred on the family. They are generally friendly overall and think nothing of asking personal questions about your profession, family relationships and even how much you earn!
- If you are offered a cup of Turkish/Cypriot coffee – accept. It is considered impolite to decline.
- Wait to be invited before using someone's first name.
- If invited to a Cypriot's house, bring a consumable gift such as pastries.
- Do not give white lilies as they are used at funerals.