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... in the lobby after about an hour and then we walked down the road. I told her that I wanted to check out the Citadel and the Bazaar. As we went to negotiate with a taxi for the day, another man walked up to us and offered to help. The taxi driver didn't speak any English, so we decided to wait for another driver. However the man that offered to help us said that he is also a taxi driver, of course he is. He told us a price and we negotiated for a lower one, then ...
... a while, Sophie and Steve went to bed. We hung out with Ramzy a while longer, because we had to wait until midnight to get some more cash out when the limit reset, so we had a chat for a bit longer, then walked down there. We finally had enough money after that and when we got back to the hotel, we paid off our debt to Ramzy, including that stupid local tax we didn't know about, then we gave Ramzy the small tip that we could afford before saying our goodbyes and heading up to ...
Sunday, August 25th started our first week of Teacher Orientation and getting into our classrooms. The school provides buses (they have an entire fleet) for the teachers and we were told where our stops are. Originally, there was a stop right behamind our apartment building at Jared's Bagels. Very convenient. We need to leave about 7:50 to make sure we are at the stop by 8, then the bus comes between 8 and 8-something.
Sunday, we met our Director, ...
... for the day. At time of writing the Wiki page lists it as being about ten metres long but that's wildly inaccurate. It does however make an accurate statement in, "...the beauty of this statue lies in it's flawless detail of the complex and subtle forms of human anatomy." They've got that right.
Sadly the bottom of the legs broke off at some point and were lost so the statue lies on it's back in a covered structure, but there's an upper level where you can marvel at it's scale ...
... and thrilling as it was in the Indiana Jones movies but we enjoyed it all the same. As everyone else was taking pictures, we took a few although this was prohibited; don't tell anyone!
We then went to a location that allows us to take a panoramic view of the plateau. It was quite a sight, mainly with Cairo as a backdrop to these Ancient Wonders. On our way to the Sphinx, we rode camels, in the desert, under the sun, all three of us. Cool!!!
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