By Ismail Veli…… The village of Büyükkonuk/Komi Kebir in North Cyprus lies about 4-5 miles north-east of Boğaz in the lowland foothills of the Beşparmak Kyrenia mountain range, which is the start of the Karpaz peninsula.
I was born in the village of Lurucina/Akincilar. As a six year old my family migrated to the UK in 1962. We grew up in Highbury, London. I have 2 sons, 2 grandson and a grandchild on the way. My Interests and hobbies include Reading, collecting old books, studying History, painting mini figurines and collecting old Vinyl records.
By Ismail Veli……. Many people go through life working hard, trying to enjoy themselves and save up for a comfortable retirement.
Cyprus Past and Present By Ismail Veli….. The ending of Venetian rule in Cyprus in 1571 was followed by 306 years of Ottoman rule. For the ordinary Cypriots life was often hard and […]
By Ismail Veli Arodhes/Arodez was a double village called upper and Lower (asagi.Kado/Yukari/Pano) the upper part being Christian, the lower the Moslem area.
Cicero The Most Famous Governor in Cypriot History! By Ismail Veli If I was to choose the most famous Governor in Cypriot history I would choose the great Marcus Tullius Cicero, […]