A rugged land and rugged people September 15th 2006 While heading north, we past the last remaining symbol of England that was once a border between both England and Scotland. In fact, it was once the end of the Roman Empire and on the north side of it was un tameable Scotland. Hadiran's Wall is an impressive feat. Not quite the Great Wall Of China, but still impressive. It once stretched from one coast to the other but now only a few sections rema ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
After spending two years in Europe, I've shifted my attention to South America.
I'm currently living in Rio de Janeiro and will be here indefinitely teaching English.
Hopefully I'll be able to get around to see some of the continent.... full info