Step Pyramid of Saqqara March 13th 2006 When we woke up this morning, we noticed that the sky was overcast…what we found out was overcast = sand storm.
We hired a guide named Tarek to do a half day tour with us at Saqqara, which is home to the Step Pyramid built by Djoser 3500 years ago. There are several other pyramids there as well, all of which were the first to be built. Most of them just look like big piles of rocks now, as ... 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
Together since 1999, we have shared a passion for traveling and seeing the world since day one. We have been so fortunate to visit the countries that we have. Each experience has changed our lives in a little way. We have developed such an appreciation for culture, art, food, language, and beauty. We look forward to many more years of travel!
¨Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.¨ -Mark Tw... full info