Region: Girne (Kyrenia)
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Kyrenia is a town on the northern coast of Cyprus, noted for its historic harbour and castle. Kyrenia Castle at the east end of the old harbour is a very spectacular site. The Castle dates back to Byzantine times and has served to - Byzantines, Crusaders, Venetians, Ottomans, and the British. The town has an icon museum housed in a church that was dedicated to the Archangel Michael.