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. Put Ledra Street Crossing Point on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Nicosia online tour itinerary builder.
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  • Ledra Street Crossing is a gateway between two cultures. One side Greek Cyp riot and the other Turkish. Have your passport and don't fear for it is easy to circumvent. A word of warning for travelers....  more »
  • If visiting Nicosia - this a quick and easy pedestrian crossing between the North and South of the island  more »
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