Experiencing Oasis Culture (plus Obama-mania in Cairo)

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June 7th 2009
Published: September 1st 2009
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I have been patiently waiting to find the right time to travel to this remote oasis located in the Western Desert of the Sahara, only 40 km away from Libya. When I found out in May that my friend from high school, Mushi, was planning to visit me in Egypt, I knew right away that we needed to make the journey to Siwa. After running late and being stuck in horrendous Cairo traffic on the way to the... Read Full Entry

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Palm Trees? Date Trees? Palm Trees? Date Trees?
Palm Trees? Date Trees?

I should have paid better attention in my Biology of Plants class

21st October 2009

Great photos, It's a sham I didnt meet you here in siwa. maybe next time :)
22nd October 2009

Yes. I would love to go back and maybe we will meet next time, inshAllah.

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