The Key of Life

I had bought, during my trip to Egypt, a couple of souvenirs, one of which was “The Key of Life.” I’m sure that many of you know about it better than I do, but for those who don’t, I will explain it a little. “The Key of Life” is one of the most meaningful symbols of ancient Egypt. It is also called “The Key of the…

Egypt, Unforgettable Trip: Hot air balloon flight.

  Before leaving to Hurghada, we had one last activity to do in Luxor: a hot air balloon ride. The driver from the hot air balloon company picked us up at 3 a.m. On the way to the place, he picked up more travelers. Then, he took us to a pier from which we boarded a small boat…

Egypt, an Unforgettable Trip: Luxor

Since we had only one place to visit in Edfu, we sailed to Luxor in the afternoon. We have a relaxing evening. At dinner, we went to the sundeck. The staff had BQQ style buffet. The food tasted fresh and beyond delicious. We went to bed early because we knew the kind of day that will…

Egypt, an Unforgettable Trip: Abu Simbel

Second day in Egypt: After an exhausting first day, during which we visited different sites in Cairo, we went to the hotel to shower, eat, and pack our belongings because we had an early flight to the southern city of Aswan. A call from the front desk woke us up. They called to let us know that it was…

Egypt an Unforgettable Trip

When I said that I was going to Egypt, no one believed it. People believe everything that they see on TV, so they thought that I was going to get kidnapped as soon as I arrive. It did not concern me what people said about that country. Since my budget was limited, we started planning 11 months before the…