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Kom Ombo

edfu, kom ombo, and the downside of a cruise

December 19th 2011
Okay, I’ll admit it. I found one downside to the cruise. So the first day I had lunch on the boat and the manager of the restaurant asked if I minded if someone else sat at my table. I told him that was fine, assuming solo travelers would have to share tables. I thought they might be encouraging friend-making because that seems a very cruise-ship thing to do. Perhaps they would sit other solo tr ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Upper Egypt » Kom Ombo

Egyptian Flag The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more
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