Nile Cruise (Part 2) – Philae Temple & Nubian Village

A new day in Egypt and more lovely people to meet. We met our driver, Ramy, this morning, who will be taking care of us tomorrow in our transfer to Continue Reading →

Luxor (Part 2) – Valley of the Kings & Temple of Hatshepsut

What a bloody big day we had! Mara, the owner of our accommodation in Luxor, Mara House, likes to pack as much as possible into each day her guests are Continue Reading →

Cairo (Part 2) – Coptic & Islamic Cairo, Egyptian Museum & Downtown

Coptic Cairo We began our further explorations of the nation’s capital by heading directly to the Coptic Cairo area. Ayman collected us at 8:30am and we were greeted by Monday Continue Reading →

Cairo (Part 1) – Memphis, Saqqara & The Great Pyramids

Our journey from Alexandria to Cairo necessitated another early start, this time to get to the capital before the traffic hit the highway. It felt like we had been in Continue Reading →