A lot of sports look easy until you try them, and nothing looks easier than windsurfing. You just stand up on a nice, wide surfboard, grab the bar that controls the sail and rocket across the white caps, right?
My first notions about Turkey were that it is a faraway land with an exotic culture, food, music and people. But after my second vacation there, I learned it is also a place of friendly people and glorious weather.
Clark Air Base, 40 miles northwest of Manila, was once the Air Force’s largest overseas installation. Today, a South Korean tourist is more likely to be spotted at the facility than a U.S. servicemember. But that’s likely to change as the U.S. and Philippine governments work out the details of an agreement that will boost America’s military presence.
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