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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Ledra Street Crossing Point by using our Nicosia online tour itinerary builder.
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  • If you are in Nicosia then you need to try and cross over the border to “the northern side” - Just remember passport and corona test or test of vaccine 👍 There are cafe and restaurants with lovely...  more »
  • Of course a crossing point in a divided city is interesting. But watch out, it is a border in all but name, not a photo opportunity, and especially during COVID make sure you have all your documents....  more »
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  • hope, this point will disappear in the future.
  • Pedestrian crossing point from the legal Republic of Cyprus to the illegally occupied territory. As a point it requires better organization but this may not be necessary as we want to believe that it is a temporary settlement until the Cyprus problem is resolved.

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