Is Egypt safe to visit?

Posted by: on 02 April 2014 / 0 Comments

I spend so much of my time giving to others that when at a conference in the UK and during a casual conversation with a fellow colleague, I found myself in the position on the receiving side, to accept an offer out of the blue. I had a 9 hour stopover in Cairo and the […]

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The Temple of Dendera

Posted by: on 24 February 2014 / 0 Comments

The Temple of Dendera is 60Km (37Miles) north of Luxor city and was the centre of the Goddess Hathor’s cult. During Ancient Egypt Hathor was the Cow Goddess symbolizing Love, Kindness, Motherhood, Music and Maternity. The Greeks identified the Goddess Hathor as Aphrodite. The ancient Egyptian name for the city was Lunet which the Greeks […]

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10 Lasting Traditions from Ancient Egypt

Posted by: on 06 January 2014 / 0 Comments

10 lasting traditions from Ancient Egypt There is no doubt that the Ancient Egyptians Civilization was one of the most important civilisations and that it still amazes and fascinates the whole world today.  Many of its traditions and practices have endured until today.Today I want to share with you 10 lasting traditions from Ancient Egypt […]

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Ancient Egypt

Posted by: on 17 December 2013 / 0 Comments

                    Ancient Egypt is one of the great civilizations of the past. The ancient Greeks saw Egypt as the source of all wisdom. Roman emperors travelled to Egypt to marvel at monuments such as the Pyramids. They admired them so much that Egyptian Statues and Obelisks […]

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5 Top Reasons to Visit Croatia

Posted by: on 19 October 2013 / 0 Comments

5 Top Reasons to visit Croatia Have you visited Croatia? If you have you will know all the best reasons why you should visit this jewel of the Adriatic Sea, if you have not then read on to see my 5 Top Reasons to Visit Croatia. 1. Stunning Scenery The diversity of the Croatian landscape […]

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Old Cataract Hotel Aswan by Holly Macro

Posted by: on 23 February 2013 / 0 Comments

The Old Cataract Hotel Aswan Our stay by Holly Macro  The Old Cataract Hotel Aswan just could be our new favourite hotel! The hotel takes its name from the meeting of the river with the granite barrier which creates the first cataract of the Nile. It is beautifully located on the east bank of the Nile overlooking […]

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Ancient Egypt Constitution

Posted by: on 03 December 2012 / 0 Comments

Ancient Egypt Constitution Blog by Egyptologist Mohamed Fahmy In the midst of current affairs in Egypt where people are debating over the constitution that has been set before them to vote on, I would like to present to you one of the oldest, if not the oldest constitution in history. I think you will see […]

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How to make Arabic Coffee in 8 easy steps

Posted by: on 14 October 2012 / 1 Comments

The best coffee for making this coffee is Arabic coffee – Bon Meehawaag (coffee with spices). The coffee can be from Africa or Columbia, the difference is the temperature the coffee is roasted at, usually very lightly so as not to burn the spices the coffee beans are roasted and ground with. The main spices […]

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The Camel Market in Egypt

Posted by: on 30 September 2012 / 0 Comments

 This client inspired blog tells us of their experience of visiting the Birqash camel market in Egypt. During our recent trip to Egypt, we had the best adventure ever! We spent some time at the Birqash Camel Market called Souq al Gamaal by the locals, just outside of Giza about 40 minutes’ drive from downtown Cairo […]

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Ancient Egypt Pyramids Top 10 Facts

Posted by: on 04 August 2012 / 5 Comments

Our Ancient Egypt series written by Egyptologist Mohamed Fahmy continues with Top 10 Pyramid Facts  Pyramids continue to fascinate us and spark many debates over how such enormous structures were built, from visiting aliens, slave labour to a paid dedicated workforce. What does remain is that these amazing structures were built to protect the Pharaohs […]

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