Ogier VIII, Seigneur d’ Anglure, began his visit to Nicosia:

This New Year’s day our baggage was loaded and we mounted our horses to go to the said city of Nicosia where the King was. And we took the road to go as pilgrims straight to...

According to Lorenzo Warriner Pease, a missionary in Cyprus, an outbreak of the plague was approaching the island:

Today I am informed that the plague has broken out afresh in Smyrna, that it is prevailing in Alexandria...

The American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease talks of his acquaintances in Larnaca: 

Mr. Antonio-keeper of the Locanda, has recently returned from Italy, bringing with himself a couple of fine wagons and a female...

Captain for the East India Company John Macdonald Kinneir arrived at the port of Famagusta:

I hired a boat to carry us to Famagusta, in the island of Cyprus, where we landed on the 2d of January, after a voyage of fifteen hours...

John Macdonald Kinneir, a captain of the East India Company visited Cyprus 2 - 24 January 1814, having travelled from Constantinople through Eastern Asia Minor:

I hired one horse, four mules and a jackass to carry myself and...

Rupert Gunnis had met Dr Zemenides in London:

Back via Polis and the N. road, meeting many friends on the way, surface much better than I thought. Had a letter from Henniker-Heaton telling me that Dr Angelos Zemenides had ... 

Lorenzo Warriner Pease, an American missionary in Cyprus, takes note of his first Christmas in Cyprus:

Tomorrow will be Christmas according to the Greek method of computing time. The Greeks are making...

From the private journal of Lieut-Colonel Donisthorpe Donne:

I went on board early on the 5th and had a capital trip down the coast as Marriot’s guest. Strangely enough I stumbled across another whilom friend Tufnell...

A Turkish burial impressed the American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease:

Two graves have been dug in the burying ground under my window. In one a Mohammedan has been buried. The same ceremony...

From the private journal of Lieut-Colonel Donisthorpe Donne:

So I started off back the next morning at 8 a.m. arriving at Limassol about 7 p.m. having done the nearly 50 mile ride on a small mule.  I naturally saw little of Larnaca ...

Swedish archaeologist Alfred Westholm did not have difficulties only with the people and the ruins in Cyprus. He also suffered a lot by the fevers:

When the last letter arrived a week ago I was in bed with a cold...

The climax of King Peter’s madness came on this day:

His son and heir, Prince Peter or Petrinos, happened to see two dogs belonging to James, the son of Henry of Giblet, Lord of Akaki and Viscount of Nicosia...