The English traveller Edward Daniel Clarke describes the south-west of Cyprus:

We had coasted the whole island from its western extremity, and so near to the shore that we had a distinct survey of the features of the country. ...

Edith Belcher, wife of the US Consul General, describes the beginning of the intercommunal troubles: 

Paul drove me home in my car. As Paul and I drove by Mayor’s office on Metaxas square several truckloads of soldiers poured out...

Reverend Edward Daniel Clarke, a Cambridge University professor, recounts his impressions of local customs in the village of Athienou:

The venerable pair with whom we rested in the village of Attién, were the parents of our mule-drivers...

The American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease is giving details of his visit to Varosha referring to the hot weather, his experience trying the local food ‘’koukia’’ and his visit  to the palace of the Venetian governor and the ‘’great’’ cathedral, the cathedral of St Nicholas: 

George Boustronios records:

And on the ninth of June 1499, six small Turkish galleys, “foustes”, and a brigantine came to Carpasi and landed men at Chelones; they carried off men, women and children, and destroyed the villages utterly...

The Swedish visitor Frederick Hasselquist visited Cyprus in 1751. He was on the island in June and on his way to Stavrovouni:

On this journey we saw several villages, better built than they commonly are in the Levant. ...

George Boustronios in his Chronicle speaks of the death of James II, King of Cyprus:

And he died on the eleventh of June 1473 after Christ. And they did not give him due rites for there was no wax to be had in Cyprus. ...

The American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease made a note of agricultural practices:

At 8.40 we started and soon passed through Pera where I saw the Hegoumenos of Machairas. At 11.30 we passed Nesou...

American Missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease describes the scene among his hosts in Kythrea and Nicosia:

We had worship in Greek last night, but as we were in a Turkish house and our wagoneers were drunk, we had less...

The pilgrim Bar’s kyj’s during his second trip to Cyprus visited Panagia tou Kykkou:

On Monday, June 13, we left for the monastery called Panagia tou Kykkou so that we could worship there. It is situated high in the mountains...

The American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease wandered around Nicosia:

This morning we rode out on the walls of the city and saw the greater part of the place and the surrounding country from that position...

Rupert Gunnis, ADC to Governor Ronald Storrs, never let a day go by without some travelling around the island:

Alexis and I off to Akanthou where we started walking to Davlos,13 miles, it took us 6 1/2 hours,...