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  • The sun was sinking behind the mountains which had taken on a lovely pink tinge.  I stood outside savouring the peace and quiet and gazing at my surroundings.  The call to prayer started…

  • A hundred or more stone rams line the approach to the temple.  As we walked through the entrance I tried to imagine Karnak in its heyday, the columns and pillars…

  • A Nile cruise surely has to be part of any Egyptian itinerary.  The huge cruise ships were not for us though. After our homestay at Elephantine Island,  we spent the following…

  • Cairo was a hot, smelly slap to the face.  It was the first place outside of Europe that I travelled to.  When I chose Egypt, I was thinking of all…