Nicosia (or Lefkosia in Greek) is the only divided city in Europe. It might be described as the most conservative city in Cyprus. Its cental location, almost in the centre of Cyprus, makes its summers drier and hotter than the coast.
Nicosia District (Lefkosia Λευκωσία in Greek) who's capital and largest town of Cyprus is Nicosia town, is the main financial and corporate center of the island. Nicosia town is located in the center of Cyprus on the banks of river Pedieos.