Cairo - Mother of the World April 8th 2012 Dear All
First of all, a Happy Easter to everyone reading this! Hope it is being celebrated well wherever this is being read.
Greetings from Cairo! Humungous and hot metropolois of 20 million, the largest both in the Arab world and on the African continent, and a teaming, stressful, polluted and chaotic place. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great place to visit and has some seriously stunnin ... 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
Thanks for reading my blog. I started it in 2010 to keep a record of my travels, to let people know how I'm going, and also to keep me sane at times while I'm on the road!
Have written up my nine most recent journeys so far, and have no plans at all to stop travelling just yet.
73 countries down, 122 more to go - watch this space!
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