Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... [read more]
Date: February 1st 2009
We have finished the best five months of our lives... and because I love making lists, I've decided to do a list of the best and worse of those days on the road; I hope you enjoy it!!
The best places1. Aitutaki, Cook Islands, a tropical paradise. 2. Pulau Sipadan, Sabah, Malaysia, pretty on land, amazing under water. 3. Gili Air, Lombok, Indonesia, crista ... read more