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Address: Nicosia, Cyprus
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Lovely place to enjoy an afternoon tea or coffee

Interesting history, cool architecture, and just a wonderful environment to sit and soak in the sunlight while enjoying a coffee or tea. You can peruse the shops for some... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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182 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Interesting history, cool architecture, and just a wonderful environment to sit and soak in the sunlight while enjoying a coffee or tea. You can peruse the shops for some handicrafts and imported tchotchkes of varying degrees of quality and authenticity. There's one shop on the bottom floor selling things made by a women's collective and they have absolutely gorgeous scarves!... More 

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Somma Lombardo, Italia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Lovely place, market, open court with tiny shops with local products, bookstores and bars where to get coffee or local food and rest after a walk in the Turkish side of the city. Very charming place to spend the morning and relatively good prices.

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

Numerous little shops around the courtyard make this place a must for visitors. Here you can find anything from delicate lace to mosaics large and small. Once you have had you fill of the shops, take the time to sit and have a beer or coffee and something to eat in the restaurants below.

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

It used to be an inn for travellers to stay and rest the horses but has been transformed into an array of pretty cafes and shops on two levels selling handmade gifts at reasonable prices. There are toilets for a small fee. Well worth a visit for a relax and a people watch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I went there on december, it is a cool place to visit and chill with beer also you can buy some stuff about nicosia, you may visit other historical places too

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Paphos, Cyprus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

If you have a half hour to spend or just want to cross the Ledra Street Border Crossing the Buyuk Han is a good place to visit. An old coaching inn from around 1572.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This 16th century inn has been beautifully restored and represents a wonderful photo opportunity, just a short way from the crossing from south to north. Some good souvenir shops, on the upper level (via stairs), not tatty, far from it in some cases. Interesting ''antiques''/bric a brac shop outside the inn just by the gate on the eastern side, selling... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Buyuk Han is a very pretty tourist area in Northern Nicosia. After you have crossed the Ledra Street Border Crossing just walk ahead for a few minutes and then turn left, there you'll see the entrance to Buyuk Han. There are many restaurants and bars and souvenir shops. The prices are moderate, the food is quite good and in abundance.... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A beautiful old square with a nice cafe/restaurant and lots of small shops. Great for passing the time whilst in Turkish Nicosia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

A stunning and newly restored part of the old city. The square is surrounded by high walls that contain some eclectic shops selling traditional Turkish mementos. In the square it self there are two beautiful cafe's serving Turkish coffee, tea and fresh made made delights - something not to be missed.

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