Where does one start when describing Boston. Historic? Cultural? Enthusiastic (as in Red Sox fans?) As after 9-11, Boston doesn’t want travelers coming here and being sad. Boston is back. It’s strong, resilient and ready for business. For less than $500 RT from LAX to Logan, you’ll be on your way.
Of course he looks at the naked, “perfect” girls in the magazine or online. And of course you’re bombarded with “perfect” skinny chicks on the runway or the billboard.
I knew he was lying, as with anything that is way to good to be true. When I got off the bus, two men came and shouted at the hustler “Don’t trust him! He rips off tourist!” When I heard this, I thought these guys were safe and could help me out (first mistake). Anyways, he went with me to grab food and ordered twenty plates of appetizers before I could even speak (he makes me pay for the bill in the end). At the end of the dinner, two of his friends show up and sit down at the same table.
He dies when a large neon sign falls on him, but then his ghostly image appears in his old scarf to pass on some wisdom about the game. “Hey, crotch stain,” are his first words from beyond. Oh, what a GSI vs. GIA. I hope they all got paid well and enjoyed their time in Vegas.
As you walk down from the Mosque, back down the blue alleys of Chefchaouen, you start to feel like you are floating downstream a river as the downhill sweeps up your feet in a calm pace. Your thoughts quiet, and you you just simply observe everything that is happening in this utopia of a river. Then by chance, you get washed up aside into a side alley, away from the current. The silence wakes you from the peaceful meditation you were in earlier. In these alleys you find mothers peeling nuts, kids passing the soccer ball, or a man smoking a lonely cigarette.
Maui is the Hawaiian island known for its sports activities–scuba diving, parasailing, fishing, golf, tennis, hiking, horseback riding–you name it. I am not known for my athletic ability but decided to make adventure my first Maui activity. I had made a reservation to see the sunrise from the top of Haleakala, the famed volcano, and then bicycle to Haleakala’s base.
You were still giggling when his door clank shut. He stood sentinel against the door, grinning mischievously. Confused: A sordid miasma enveloped your thoughts. You were still staring at him blankly, when he pulled you into a rough embrace. You wriggled free, but he gave you a shove and you staggered backwards, falling on his mattress. Swiftly, he came over you and gagged your mouth. You could remember he lost a little control when you wrestled and kicked him back. His arm had flailed backwards, and hit your precious spectacles. Your eyes widened as your gem toppled over his table, and broke!