Cyprus - North Nicosia (Chapter)
This is the North Nicosia (Lefkoşa) chapter from Lonely Planet’s Cyprus guidebook.
Home to roughly a third of the population of North Cyprus, the northern half of Lefkosia is another world. Historic buildings are being restored and the area around the Selimiye Mosque has a real sense of heritage.
• visit Büyük Han, a grand Ottoman structure full of intriguing craft shops
• stroll through the streets of the Old City, an ancient and colourful maze
• taste a fantastic kebab, pide or lahmacun (Turkish pizza) at one of the traditional restaurants or kiosks
• restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Sights & Activities, Walking Tour, Accommodation, Food, Entertainment, Shopping, Transport.
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