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... and the military, which wanted to make war in Vietnam. He signed an international treaty that ended atomic testing on land, in the atmosphere, and underwater. In his final speech, he warned the world of powerful, evil people who used "guerrillas by night instead of armies by day" and manipulated our democracies. Kennedy's murder was blamed on a man who, in the brief moment he had access to the media, said he'd been set up. The next president, Johnson, ...
... to set aside more time. But do I? I should be out there having fun! People ask me 'why don't you do them less often?’…but I think it’s cool that I try new things and have something to write about every day! (Well…not today…sorry…). But I want to keep at it for as long as I can...for perseverance...to remember...for creativity...to keep in touch. So thanks for joining me for the journey :)
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Slept in late (again) followed by two lectures, by Roger Crowley, author of CONSTANTINOPLE: THE LAST SEIGE and EMPIRES OF THE SEA. His books were the Sunday Times (UK) History Book of the Year in 2009 and a New York Times Bestseller. The first lecture on the Early History of Malta and the second one on Malta from the Knights of St John to the Second World War were a good introduction to the Island of Malta. We got in a ...
... So that is how Malta began. Not gracefully, that's for sure. Lucky for me, the rest of my island holiday went significantly smoother than the first 24 hours. Malta is an odd little place. In one way, it reminds me of Morocco maybe. The architecture, anyway. And its rich with history. My friends mom gave us (myself and Jose, a couch surfer from Paraguay also staying with Katrina) a little history lesson on the first night I arrived. Apparently it took a ...
... addicted to diving. Already am I planning where I can take my open water course, hmmmmm Indonesia maybe, or possibly consider travelling back to the Philippines. It is such a relaxing and centering experience while being under the water and something I feel is such an intensely focused activity.
By the late afternoon we felt more than accomplished. Having travelled to the south end of the main island and completing two dives left us feeling very rewarded. I am ...