days 11 and 12 August 22nd 2007 Days 11 and 12
Well, day 11 was a “rest day”, we lounged around the house in the morning and then went into the next village along, a place called Isaquagh so that Shirley and Ngai could get in some retail therapy. Tom and I went to a Black and Decker shop but our mantra of 110 volts, 110 volts enabled us to escape without spending money.
Day 12 was much more active. We got up early a ... read more
North America » United States » Washington Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more