Abu Dhabi 2009 November 2nd 2009 Reaching the tropic of Cancer
Until then, the farther East I had been was the Asian side of Istanbul and the farther South Marrakech, Morocco. Now that I was landing in the United Arab Emirates, I knew I'd have to reconsider my list of the 'most extreme regions I traveled to'. Because yes, for the first time of my life, I was reaching the tropic of Cancer.
As the aircraft was slightly landing, I ... read more