Category: Egypt

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Alexandria. The African City Of Alexander The Great

Taste of a City Music: There’s a Storm a’Coming, Richard Hawley Movie: King Tut                                                                      Book: The Fires of Alexandria, Thomas K. Carpenter. The Amun Chamber, Daniel Leston I don’t remember seeing a dark cloud in the skies of Alexandria. I wonder if it ever rains in this urban oasis at the fringe of the Sahara Desert. I’m up on the open deck to watch the ship drop anchor and to check the weather. As expected, it is another sizzling day. The Millennium docks in Alexandria only once a month this summer. I would typically jump on a tour bus to...

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Cairo, Egypt. Wonders of Antiquity Under The Saharan Sun

Perfection Music: Hospital For Souls, Bring Me The Horizon Movie: The English Patient, the best Oscar movie ever! Book: Transylvanian Sunrise, Radu Cinamar and Peter Moon (you will find the connection!) Deck three is situated just above the water level. From my cabin, I can hear the waves hitting the outer shell. I can also hear the echoing, trudging hum of the engine that drags the cruise ship through the dark blue waters of the Mediterranean. The innards of the monster growl painfully, yet the beast is not defeated! Last night, the Captain announced through the ship’s PA that one...

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