Tag Archives: Luxor

Postcards from Egypt; Favourite Destinations Photo Series

Egypt is one of the earliest civilisations, thriving when the ancient Greek civilisation was still in cultural nappies and the Roman empire was just a twinkle in the eye of mythical founder Aeneas. Witnessing a flaming sun make it’s daily journey below a Red Sea horizon or a butterfly-like felucca gliding down the Nile are […]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Offroading adventures

Postcard from an Egyptian sunset

Desert sunsets always seem especially spectacular. Sitting above a Bedouin camp in the Egyptian desert near Sharm el Sheik was proof enough of this for me. Watching from a high point above the camp provided moments of great peace and solitude before the festivities of the evening began. Lingering as long as I dared before […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Time to cruise?

Postcard from the Nile

Reproducing some of my favourite travel images like this one form the Nile for this new series of postcards is a really pleasing project. It is always fun to search through the albums and look at past photos, they bring so many great memories back. This image from the Nile on the banks of Cairo […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
My kind of sailing vessel

Luxor – Egypt’s Museum City by the Nile

Visiting Luxor 0n an organised excursion involves an extremely tight itinerary, visiting the Valley of the Kings, the Temples of Hatshepsut and Karnak, some factory visits, quickly grabbing lunch before finishing at the Temple of Luxor. The services of a guide are welcome, they offer a constant stream of interesting facts, time however is certainly […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
error: Content is protected !!