Five miles south-east of the centre of Lille is an airport. With an instrument landing system, VOR/DME and a main runway 2825m long it is now more than capable of handling aircraft up to about Boeing B767 size, and indeed today you can catch a flight direct from Lille to some 70 destinations around France, Europe and northern Africa. 764 more words
Tags » Commemoration
Strangely quiet on the anniversary front. World War II is seventy-five years old today. Perhaps a cake would be inappropriate, but a bit more recognition would have been nice. 391 more words
Eldest is an epic read! But if you'd like to embark on this, start with reading Eragon (preceding book).
Eldest is part on a series called the Inheritance Cycle, with Eragon being the first book. In my experience of reading Eldest, let alone Eragon, both books have captivated me. 346 more words