Rameses II has won my vote for Most Self-Absorbed PharaohRead More Memphis and Sakkara
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
Rameses II was particularly focused on a prestigious afterlifeRead More From Edfu to Luxor
I just don’t have the stamina for this kind of itinerary.Read More Cruising the Nile
We began walking in a direction that I recalled would lead us to another comic store, but stumbled onto Times Square. Wow! What an excess of neon advertisement.Read More First time in New York City!
Transportation and point to point exchanges scare me. Once I’m on the train, or the plane, or in the taxi, I am completely relaxed. However, that transition section is so frightening to me.Read More 40th Birthday Trip – Leaving Portland
By the end of my thirties though, I am tired. It’s not just hard to live authentically; it’s exhausting.Read More End of an age