Travel Blogs from Fairfax
... br> will hear from soldiers who served on both sides of the 1948 War of
This is a dual narrative tour, run by a unique tour company called MEJDI
(Middle East Justice and Development Initiative). The company’s
founders work at the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy, and Conflict
Resolution, at George Mason University in Virginia, which is dedicated
to promoting peace and understanding in the Middle East. ...
I will be in Moscow for Russian Easter, which is 5 May.
Then I will return home on 9 May; Marty comes back on 1 July.
I am particularly grateful to be able to be making the trip, given my heart attack of 30 March. It was a mild one; it was treated with a stent. I am on medication and feeling fine--and eager to travel!
... birds and lovely sunshine. Experiencing the change of season, from winter into spring, in US nation's capitol is exciting and definitely something unique! Even though, I can't wait to see the cherry blossoms blooming, this time of the year also means that I'm already halfway through. Halfway through an amazing experience which, one year ago, I only could dream about... DC, I love you!
... walked on the moon. So, I think that the most exciting part of this museum was the space exhibitions. There were rockets, lunar landing craft, relics from the lunar landing of Apollo 11 in July 1969, even Buzz Aldrin’s space suit. This is a fantastic museum for all enthusiasts of flight. For the last part of the time in Washington DC, I went into the National Museum of the American Indian. This was also very interesting, ...
In the city of love! Right now, it's morning, overcast, and cold. But we're all sitting at the bar with our friend Eddie. Eddie is from California and we met him last week at Nice. Without knowing or planning, he was sitting at the hostel's bar this morning!! What a small world... Look, we have the smallest room! Paris is beautiful! We met up with Solenne, a French exchange student who studied at UVA. We walked from our hostel all the way to the Eiffel tower where we met her- about a 2 ...