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Busy from Morning to Night

I promised Nathan that I would make plans for only 1 day while we were visiting Santorini.  The rest of the time we compromised on how to spend our time: Drink beer by the pool.   527 mots de plus


Wales, Then and Now

In my earlier posts I mentioned that I had visited Wales several times and this time I returned to an old favourite.

The picture above is Aberdovey in 1985 and this is Aberdovey today… 90 mots de plus


Italy: I Knew I Love You Before We Even Met

Photo credits: Shutterstock.

I LOVE Italian food.

Ever since the world began, I have already loved Italian food more than anything. There was a time when I seriously started believing that I was an Italian in my past life and this is not only due to the fact that I can eat pasta every single day of my single life (I’m just saying that because if I will end up with a husband someday, I might have to relinquish that pasta habit. 256 mots de plus


Once poorer and needing rescue, Portugal leaves drama to Greeks

When German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble looks for “proof” that the euro region has the right strategy for tackling the debt crisis, he points to Portugal: The bailed-out nation is taking its medicine and recovering. 732 mots de plus


Proportion of applications for asylum approved in Latvia the lowest in the EU

The other EU members with the lowest acceptance rates are Hungary and Poland – 12.3 % and 14.8 % respectively, while the highest rates were recorded in Bulgaria – 90 %, followed by Denmark (85.2 %), Malta (76.2 %), Sweden (74.2 %) and Cyprus (73.1 %). 221 mots de plus


Britain Will Double Drone Fleet, Says David Cameron

Prime Minister David Cameron said Sunday he will double Britain’s drone fleet and warned about the prospect of Britain’s exit from the European Union.

Cameron said the government would purchase 20 « Protector » drones and spoke confidently about the prospects of a parliamentary vote to join air strikes targeting the Islamic State group in Syria. 353 mots de plus


36,000 troops, 200 aircraft & 60 vessels: NATO launches biggest war games in 13 years

NATO has started its biggest exercise since 2002 with 36,000 international troops from 30 states, including non-NATO nations, participating in the drills which are taking place at sea, in the air and across the territory of three European states. 397 mots de plus