On Saturday, when he would leave, the flight departure time was 23.20 from Larnaca. He must print his boarding pass and draw out money for when he arrived at his destination before he went to the airport.
He'd drawn out 200 Euros earlier that week - enough for his purposes within Cyprus. He had all day, so decided he would run the spooks a merry dance, should they choose to play.
He drove to Nicosia, where he had lunch, drew out the maximum from the cashpoint and abandoned the car.
He disabled his microchip.
The spooks were soon racing to Nicosia!