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Ledra Street Crossing Point, Nicosia
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Ledra Street Crossing Point presents a division of one capital city among two countries. Lined with passport controls, the site provides insight into the turbulent past and present of the region. Featuring Greek-Cypriot streets, people, and culture one side and Turkish-Cypriot markets, beliefs, and lifestyle on the other, the crossing point is a rare place where you can switch between two significantly different worlds in a matter of minutes. If you are going to spend time with the locals, it's best to skip political talk on either side. Using our international travel planner, Nicosia attractions like Ledra Street Crossing Point can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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We were staying in Nicosia and we went across into Northern Cyprus twice in two days. Just remember your passport. You may need a little patience as there were queues at the Turkish side, but we only ... read more »
Przejście graniczne w centrum miasta. Ciekawe doświadczenie. Po przejściu na tą drugą stronę inny świat. Inna kultura, inni ludzie, inne zwyczaje. Powiewające flagi tureckie pozwalają myśleć, że jeste... read more »The border crossing in the center of the city. Interesting experience. When you go to the second page was a different world. Another culture, other people, other customs. Turkish flag flapping allow you to think we are somewhere very far away.show original
Generally, Ledra Street is a very nice place to visit; full of stores and historical places. The crossing point separates Cyprus than North Cyprus, which is a nice place to visit as well. Notice that ... read more »
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