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T-5 Days

I’ve gotten to this point on my trip where I feel bored. Don’t get me wrong, I’m loving my time here. There’s something about wandering the labyrinth of the markets, sipping mint tea on a quiet street corner, or looking up at the painting ceilings of a timeless church that makes me reflect on how lucky I’ve been. 178 more words

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The Egyptian Experience

Who hasn’t dreamed of traveling back in time to visit the ancient civilization of Egypt? As a little girl, I imagined the lives of Cleopatra, Nefertiti, King Tut, Ramses (all of them); how did they rule? 2,548 more words

Africa

Love Letters to Cities Every Brown Girl Dates

Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, “I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.”

– Lisa St.

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Opinions

Egypt - A Place Of Contrasts

The rooftop of the Hotel Fairmont in Cairo looked reassuring, architecturally beautiful and  well-kept –

in contrast the roof tops of the houses surrounding the hotel was another story………..

More from Egypt soon!

Brigitte

Egypt

WPC: Ascend

Ascending Toward The Light

Section of a portico arcade in the Mosque of Ibn Tulun (Masjid Ibn Ṭūlūn) in Cairo, Egypt. It is said to be the oldest mosque in the city surviving in its original form and is the second oldest mosque in Egypt. 136 more words

Photography

Moscow, Cairo may sign deal on Friday to resume Russian flights to Egypt: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia and Egypt may sign an agreement on Friday allowing to resume Russian civilian flights to Egypt, the TASS news agency cited Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov as saying on Thursday.
http://reut.rs/2krHukl

My publisher is giving away paperbacks

In case you missed my November giveaway of Cairo Mon Amour paperbacks, my publisher Austin Macauley Publishers Ltd is running a giveaway in December. Click… 14 more words

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