EGYPT DAY ONE - Sunset Camel Ride September 28th 2019 We arrived in Cairo exhausted but excited. It was hotter than we had hoped, hotter than expected for late September.
The drive to the hotel was exciting. Cairo is such a mixture of modern and old, western architecture and ancient looking alleyways. It promised tantalizing views of what lay ahead.
The hotel, The Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino, is across the Nile in the Zamalek dis ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Lower Egypt » Cairo 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