Abu Simbel...little stop on a my wishlist... July 31st 2008
My last and first visit to Egypt was a little more than 6 years ago. I was fortunate to do most of the main sites
of the Great Egypt. I was even more fortunate to be able to visit the Tomb of Nefertari in the Valley of the Queens
in Luxor. Today, this visit is simply close to impossible. But 6 years ago, I didn't made it to Abu Simbel.
So Abu Simbel has since been on my wish-list. And yes ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Upper Egypt » Abu Simbel 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
This blog is just short of 10 years old. We have now move to South Africa.
Why South Africa? Simple, great wine, great food, great golf and even more amazing diving! I will for once continue to blog from time to time about home. After all, this is just my fourth continent after having grow up in Europe, lived in Asia for twenty years, and even spent a full year living the life of Buenos Aires.
Come to visit....there is so much to do here! ... full info