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Nicosia Map, Cyprus

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Nicosia Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Nicosia with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Nicosia useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Nicosia!

Nicosia History

Archeological discoveries indicate that Nicosia is first mentioned somewhere in the 6th century BC, when the present day-capital was a small city state known as Ledra. During Antiquity, the island of Cyprus was under Egyptian influence, so it came to be known as ‘Lefkothea’, or ‘the white goddess’. In the middle of the 4th century, Christianity spread across the small city states in the Cypriot island. The... read more

Nicosia Sightseeing

Nicosia is also popular for the numerous museums, such as: the Byzantine Museum, located in the Archbishop Palace, Leventis Municipal Museum, the only historical museum in the capital, the Folk Art Museum, National Struggle Museum and Cyprus Ethnological Museum. read more

Nicosia Nightlife

Besides the large variety of restaurants from all over the world, Nicosia also offers you many traditional restaurants such as: Ano Kato Restaurant, Kings Aphrodite's Restaurant, Nissiotis Restaurant, Pyrkos Tavern etc. Here you can enjoy the tasty Cypriot cuisine, which is very healthy and nutritious and consists of many natural products. The meals are usually cooked in olive oil and the main ingredients are: chicken,... read more

Nicosia Travel Guide

In downtown Nicosia you will come across the city hall, the post office and the library. Right in its vicinity you will find the more lively part of the town, with its restaurants, clubs, cafes and souvenir shops. If you want to go back to the agitated history, just get inside the Palace of the Archbishop, then continue your trip with Saint John Cathedral, National Struggle Museum and Cyprus Ethnological Museum. read more

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