capital of Cyprus

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the capital and largest city of Cyprus


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An interesting fact is Palaepafos, the original name of the village, was the old capital of Cyprus.
The European Union welcomed a decision by rival Cypriot leaders to reopen a street running through the divided capital of Cyprus as "an important symbolic step".
BY THE TIME you read this, the convoluted legal battles being waged this summer over the abrupt cancellation of Manifesta 6--which was scheduled to open in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, on September 23--may very well have been settled.
In February 2003, a singular photo exhibition, titled "No to the Emigration of Our Youth," was held in the Turkish part of Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, to highlight this painful phenomenon.
Ali is pleased because he has been demonstrating on the streets of Lefkosa, the Turkish side of Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus and the only remaining divided city in the world.
This is the longest ongoing Italian archaeological mission in Cyprus, which dates back to 1988, and has been excavating and studying one-fourth of Nea Paphos, one of the most important cities in the Hellenistic-Roman Orient and a long-time capital of Cyprus.
Last year, the UAE opened its embassy in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus.
Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings has taken over the whole issue share capital of Cyprus domiciled Flagstone Alliance Insurance and Reinsurance from Validus Group.
Meanwhile, just north of Famagusta lies the remains of the ancient city of Salamis, once the capital of Cyprus back in 1100 BC.
THANKS to Sheila Healds, of Skelmanthorpe, and Phil Langton, a former police colleague of Barry Allison, who featured in last week's Family History, for reminding us that Nicosia, not Limassol, is the capital of Cyprus.
Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, one of the oldest cities in the Eastern Mediterranean with a population of around 315,000, is today a sophisticated and cosmopolitan city, rich in history and culture that combines its historic past with the amenities of a modern city.
Once the capital of Cyprus, Paphos' coves and sandy beaches offer plenty of opportunity for romantic strolls away from the crowds.
ANYONE who travels to Paphos - the Roman capital of Cyprus - has to visit the Temple of Aphrodite, the Byzantine Castle and the Tomb of the Kings.
Lonely Planet's experts have highlighted the spectacular monuments and historic sites that visitors to the city can discover in Paphos, the first capital of Cyprus in Roman times, this year given new life with hundreds of activities and events celebrating regional culture," said a spokesman for the company.
Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, will host the 49th Conference - General Assembly of the Union of Capitals of the European Union (UCEU), from 29 to 31 October.