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Cyprus' capital and its largest city boasts many historic monuments, great museums, castles, and churches.

Nicosia is the largest city on the island of Cyprus. It is located near the centre of the Mesaoria plain, on the banks of the River Pedieos. Nicosia is the capital and seat of government of the Republic of Cyprus, and as such is the farthest southeast of all EU member states' capitals. It has been continuously inhabited for over 4,500 years and has been the capital of Cyprus since the 10th century. Main sights include museums, historic sites, churches, and nearby attractions.
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  • Nicosia
  • Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Volute Capital from Idalion
  • Courtyard of Buyuk Han - Northern Nicosia - Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
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  • Lokmaci Gate.
  • Leventis Gallery in Nicosia
  • Selimiye Mosque - Northern Nicosia - Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
  • Archbishop Makarios' Palace in Nicosia - now called the Byzantine Museum - Cyprus
  • Chicago - Art Institute, Raising of Lazarus, Byzantine, 12th CE
  • Famagusta Gate.
  • House of Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios
  • Agia Sofia Mosque (Turkish Mosque) on the occupied Turkish side of Nicosia (Lefkosia), Cyprus
   

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