The heart of the capital city, enclosed by 16th century Venetian walls, retains the atmosphere of ages past. Around every turn is another museum, ancient church or mediaeval building.
New Archbishopric inside the walls of old Nicosia
Part of the old city walls and D'Avila bastion - still keeping modern invaders out!
The modern shopping area, Ledra Street, runs down to the UN viewpoint
The restored part of old Nicosia, Laiki Ytonia is full of traditional houses, shops, galleries, and restaurants.