The city of Luxor was the ancient city of Thebes, if you want to place our modern trip into context. This morning we got an early start to head out to the Valley of the Kings after breakfast, and spotted Luxor Temple in daylight. The Valley of the Kings on the west bank of the […]Read More Kings and Queens and tombs
I just don’t have the stamina for this kind of itinerary.Read More Cruising the Nile
As long as we’re on this topic, I will say a bit about how completely unprepared I was for managing money in Egypt.Read More Second day in Cairo
“Blah blah, pyramids, blah blah blah.” Amazing sights are not amazing when you live with them.Read More Our first day in Cairo
Just like people believe there was no Holocaust, some people believe there was no Tiananmen? But, but, but… I still carry the pain of it! It was real!Read More Twenty Years and Three Days
How does one get up in the morning and go to work, pick up groceries, or celebrate a child’s birthday when bombs are exploding thirty miles away?Read More My heart is with Palestine
The WALL came down.Read More What Will You Never Forget Again?