Cairo - No such thing as a free lunch December 17th 2009 We fly into Cairo late, due to our late departure from Larnaca .
We catch a bus into the city, really proud that we've done as the locals do and paid 30 cents for transportation as opposed to 40 dollars plus to get into the city centre.
Unfortunately our victory is short lived as we are convinced into staying at a dec ... 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