Nicosia District Travel Guide

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    Nicosia Things to Do

    Accommodation located within the old city walls has the extra bonus of close proximity to one of the official pedestrian crossings between the two non countries. The visitor could be walking no more than 200 meters and end up face to face with this non border. There are at least two major impressions that ooze from the experience of the crossing....

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    Nicosia Hotels

    The rooms are somewhat comfortable but some of the staff were not nice to my wife and I. We had not...

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    Nicosia Local Customs

    Visual propaganda on gargantuan scale as part of the continuous straggle for determination and acceptance is on full blast using the grandest of all canvases – nature itself. On a clear day a person walking the streets of Lefcosa can see two enormous flags “posted” on the mountain range crossing the northern part of the island and separating the...



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  • Panoramic view of Palaichori

    Palekhori Off The Beaten Path

    Get some panoramic views of the village from up the hill where the statue of the Cypriot Mother is.Gaze over the moutain peaks of the Papoutsa, the mountain hideout of Afxentiou and his 17 men. Overlook the narrow streets of Palaichori, where Afxentiou walked together with over 130 members of EOKA, PEKA and ANE ( the EOKA youth organization) of...

  • The Statue of the Cypriot Mother

    Palekhori Off The Beaten Path

    The statue of the Cypriot Mother is situated on high ground overlooking towards the whole village.There are stairs leading upwards, but be careful because they can be very slippery on a rainy day.

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    Palekhori Things to Do

    The hideout was built on the instructions of Afxentiou himself in the summer of 1956, following Dhigeni's orders that hideouts be built in houses in addition to those already existing in the mountain areas. This, as to ensure greater safety for the freedom fighters on implementation of the general plan "Sortie to Victory", which would result in...


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