Hello, how can I take your money?! Part 2 December 25th 2009 A funny thing happens when you don’t blog during your trip as you are traveling. You get home and you lose the motivation. Or perhaps it is because Luxor makes it into one of my ‘least favourite places to visit’ list. Either way, this blog is really overdue and has been sitting here waiting to be finished. So here goes:
We arranged a driver to take us to Luxor from Aswan as we didn’t rea ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Upper Egypt » Luxor 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
A couple of mid 20 year olds, started this blog back in 2006. We left our homeland of New Zealand and set off on our trip of a lifetime.
These entries follow our travels from our New Zealand to London and back again. Total geeks - no Las Vegas or full moon parties here. We used '1001 Natural wonders' to plan our trips. Sometimes riding 5 hours on the back of a motorbike to see a waterfall or random rock formation.
Since arriving back home in New Zealand in 2011, travels haven't been much of a priority. The arrival of our amazing little baby has made us hang up our backpacks for a little... full info