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21 February 1917

Extract from the diary of Maj P K Glazebrook, Cheshire Yeomanry, Egypt Expeditionary Force

Arrived in Cairo & had a bath and breakfast at Shepherd’s, after which I went to Abbassia & interviewed Col Allen, Watson’s new staff officer, about getting out of the staff course, but could get no decision, as they apparently have marked me down, & seemed inclined to give me a definite order to go. 35 more words

Vermilion -- Lunch on 23 February 2017

The 2017 Winter Alexandria Restaurant Week runs through the weekend, but, for me, it ended Thursday with lunch in Old Town at Vermilion.

With temperatures once again in the mid 70s, it felt more like late April than February. 192 more words


Where to eat and drink like a president

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

You may not be able to grab a beer with Bill Clinton or sit down for supper with the Obamas, but you can certainly visit establishments where the country’s Commanders-in-Chief have wined and dined over the years. 811 more words


Belal Hosni: Forest Road, Western Alexandria/The God Abandons Anthony

When suddenly, at midnight, you hear
an invisible procession going by
with exquisite music, voices,
don’t mourn your luck that’s failing now,
work gone wrong, your plans… 231 more words


Registration is Open for NAME-Alexandria

The National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts will hold their national convention July 27-30, 2017, in Alexandria, Virginia. The week will feature dollhouse exhibits, miniature-making workshops, and a vendor salesroom. 21 more words

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Salon True Spring 2017 Shoot

photographer: Elia Monvel
mua: Alyssa Arahamx

hair: Elia Monvel and Ever Flores for Salon True

styling: cee sando