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Time-traveling in Egypt

By and large, I’m a visual learner–I need to see it to understand it.  I’m not the kind of gal who’s skilled at just “imagining” something.  While books, photos, and movies are helpful, traveling and seeing things with my own eyes is, for me, the best way to comprehend a culture’s history and contemporary realities.… Continue reading Time-traveling in Egypt

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Welcome in Cairo!

When Rick and I started telling people about our plans to visit Egypt, their first reaction was generally, “Wow, aren’t you scared?” followed by, “That’s on my Bucket List. I’d love to go there.”  We’re on a scouting trip for two new TV shows that Rick will do on Egypt.  While he’s been here twice… Continue reading Welcome in Cairo!