Africa

18
Mar

Beyond Giza – 4 Incredible Destinations in Egypt That Will Inspire You

From the lush Nile Valley to the dry desert dunes, Egypt is a land of beauty and contrasts. Here you can experience the  history and culture of the Ancient Egyptians that lived so long ago, a civilization considered on of the most advanced and developed in the world. But what is there to see beyond just the Pyramids? Here are

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17
Mar

For Egypt Is… A Poem

Throughout all of my travels, Egypt has been one of the most powerful and memorable places. It has inspired me and given me such insight, it has taught me so many new lessons and showed me a whole new side of enjoying life that I never knew before.  For Egypt is a boat ride down the waters of life, the

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16
Mar

Mesmerizing Lanterns, Delicious Coffee, and Friendly People – The Souq of Khan-El-Khalili in Cairo

The ancient intricately decorated minarets soar above the sky, the enchanting smell of spices linger in the air as the twinkling lanterns hang from every shop and the sun sets over the sand colored buildings… welcome to Cairo As a kid, I dreamed about going to Cairo and learning all about Egyptology. Now, years later, I am so happy to

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16
Mar

A Warm Welcome From Students in Giza, Egypt

On our second visit to Egypt, we just had to return to the highlight of our first trip – the Pyramids of Giza. During this visit to the Pyramids, we had such a warm welcome by the local students who were visiting the with their school groups or with their friends. Currently, there are not many tourists at all and

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7
Mar

A Voyage Into the Sahara – A Poetic Journey into the Tunisian Desert

The many stories of camels and nomads throughout the Sahara have always fascinated me and sparked my imagination. What mysteries, magic, and treasures lay in the sands, washed clean by time and constantly shifting to new forms and shapes. Here is where humans meet the vast desert, the powerful land that moves and shapes the very Earth. An unbeatable force

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