Nicosia is the capital city of Cyprus and is one of the largest islands of the country. This city has its separate administration than the rest of the country. The city is the major administrative and financial hub of the country and has a number of options for its tourists who come here.
The city of Nicosia was the last divided capital in the world. The city has been divided into parts along the Green line into North Cyprus and South Cyprus or Republic of Cyprus. The city is the financial and administrative capital of the country and thus has a plenty of options for the shoppers and tourists alike. So, it is worth hiring a car and exploring the city.
The city has a number of old and historic places which are concentrated around the Old City. This part of the city is surrounded by a number of star shaped city walls. You would have a unique experience when you visit the Old City. There are a number of car rental in Nicosia which can take you to the old city. There are a number of museums which are located in the modern part of the city. Some of them are known for their collection of old artifacts and objects that belonged to the prehistoric times. The Cyprus Museum showcases the best of the history of Cyprus and has a number of objects that belonged to the 9th millennium BC. There are a number of car for hire in Nicosia that can help you move around the city.
There are a number of things which you can do once you come to this beautiful city. You can explore the smaller city streets which are small enough to be visited on foot. The Cypriot Café which is the oldest café of Cyprus can also be visited. The locals here are very friendly and helpful. You can meet some of the interesting people in the city. Make sure you visit the Green Line and have some of the spectacular views of the city from the Watch Tower. You can have a car for rent in Nicosia to take you to the Green Line.
The spa facilities of this city are equally good and you can visit one of the spa and herbal treatment center in order to relax and enjoy a healthy state of mind. Also, you can explore the neighboring cities of Nicosia including Geri, Lefka, Iskele, Girne and Larnaca.
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