Living in North Cyprus

North Cyprus is like a green diamond surrounded by the azure Mediterranean Sea. It is a natural paradise. It has a special geographical location with its proximity to Europe, Asia and Africa. The beautiful landscape surrounded by turquoise waters under the fascinating blue sky will leave you mesmerized. You can enjoy the best Mediterranean weather leaving you with a long list of natural landscapes to build happiest memories for yourself through your academic stay.

Places to Remember and Visit

Lefkoşa (Nicosia):

As the home city to Rauf Denktas University, Lefkoşa is the capital city of North Cyprus. Visiting its Old City, you will have the opportunity to explore the Ottoman literature in its Mevlana Museum and walk through the Mediterranean history in its Buyuk Han and many other monuments.

Girne (Kyrenia):

This city is located on the northern coast of Cyprus. Girne has a distinctive and unique flavor, beautiful mountain views and plenty of historical and architectural monuments.

Famagusta:

This city is located on the eastern shores of the island. Hosting the Othello Castel, Famagusta is famous that Shakespeare has written its fantastic Othello Play during his stay in the city.

Karpaz Peninsula (Karpas):

Located in the eastern part of the island, it is a place for nature lovers and secluded holiday. Clean sandy beaches merge with the turquoise Mediterranean Sea. Here you can enjoy a holiday close to nature, meet Cyprus’s symbolic donkeys and visit the Turtle Beach.

Some other historical places

  • Walled City of Lefkoşa (Nicosia)
  • Selimiye Mosque in Lefkoşa (Nicosia)
  • Walled City of Famagusta
  • Salamis Ruins in Famagusta
  • Saint Barnabas Church in Girne (Kyrenia)
  • Abbey of Bellapais in Girne (Kyrenia)
  • Historical Harbor of Girne (Kyrenia)
  • Saint Hilarion Castle in Girne (Kyrenia)
  • Vuni Palace in Lefke
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