Slow road to Cyprus – What were the low points? – Top Blogs Revisited

As part of our summer blogs revisited series, we’re focusing on our best travel blogs by country.

This was a popular blog on our seven week road and ship trip from Bath, UK to Limassol, Cyprus.

Source: Slow road to Cyprus – What were the low points?

Shimon Peres Dies at 93; Built Up Israel’s Defense and Sought Peace – The New York Times

English: Shimon Peres, president of the State ...

English: Shimon Peres, president of the State of Israel, at World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly, Inbal Hotel Jerusalem (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This article is an example of the NYT at its best. It reports that as prime minister (twice); as minister of defense, foreign affairs, finance and transportation; and, as president, Mr. Peres never left the public stage.

Source: Shimon Peres Dies at 93; Built Up Israel’s Defense and Sought Peace – The New York Times

May he now rest in peace.