British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery was so high-spirited about the situation that he applied for Christmas leave to England, and went to play golf.
From afar, the barren limestone peaks look like a lofty mountain range.
Did the pathetic winter ski season leave you longing for a chance to touch snow? Is the longing so strong that you can’t wait until next season?
Situated on the banks of the Lac d’Annecy and surrounded by mountains, the town beckons to boaters, hang-gliding enthusiasts, romantics and everyday tourists.
Sitting at a cafe a few years ago, with a Provencal sun beating down from a deep blue sky, I was pretty sure that Arles, France, was the most perfect spot on earth.
I’ve always been a big fan of Ritter Sport chocolate, the conveniently packaged square-shaped sweet that comes in so handy when you’re on the run. As it turns out, that was the whole idea.
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Projected path even further away from Okinawa, 160 miles west at 11 a.m. Thursday; 35-46-mph winds forecast.
Leepi now forecast to drift 130 miles west of Okinawa at mid-morning Thursday.
Leepi forecast to graze Okinawa with 63-mph gusts early Thursday; Kanto remains next destination.
Leepi moving rapidly north, should give Okinawa, Kanto glancing blows.
Okinawa can expect a wet, windy Wednesday evening/Thursday morning.
Still much uncertainty but Kadena weather sees CPA at 3 p.m. Wednesday, possible destructive winds 3-5 p.m.
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