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Abu Simbel, Egypt

Apparently, Ramses II liked himself quite well, as he dedicated several temples and monuments to himself. Yesterday, we flew from Cairo to Abu Simbel, 25 miles north of the Sudan border to see his temple there. The temple itself is … Continue reading

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Winter in Cairo Makes Me Smile

Winter in Cairo makes me smile. Who wouldn’t smile, sitting in the sunshine, drinking white coffee at the Khan el Khalili (open air market) and watching the vast diversity people who pass by. At noon, the minaret of the mosque … Continue reading

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