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 just two evocative scenes from …

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 of the essence. The history …

The Great Pyramid in Giza, Cairo, Egypt on Mallory On Travel adventure, photography

Cairo – A History of Culture

Egypt is high on the list of must visit destinations for many travellers. A country with a history that extends back further than our imaginations, one of the earliest known great civilizations and a mouth-watering list of iconic sites to visit such as Giza, Luxor and Cairo. A visit was well overdue; it was time to go looking for some …