Experience City Guides The beauty of Nicosia as captured by the camera in 10 spectacular...

The beauty of Nicosia as captured by the camera in 10 spectacular photos

We may underestimate the beauties of the capital of Cyprus, we may prefer the beaches and the fresh air of the mountains during our holidays in the summer or winter, but the following photos show that Nicosia has yet a lot to offer to visitors. Picturesque alleys in the old Nicosia with traditional coffee shops and markets, old monuments dating back to the Venetian times and  neoclassic buildings.

 

Wall painting

Athalassas Park

Old Doors

Hamam Omerier in Old Nicosia

Old Nicosia

Old Nicosia

Old Ydragwgeio

Skali Aglantzias

 

Praxia Aresti

Photos by Facebook Group Landscapes of Cyprus

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