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Our flight to Cairo was at at 6am. Because it was an international flight, you have to be at the airport at least 2 hours early and because we were staying quite a distance from the airport, we had to get up before 3am. Not my favourite time to rise but a small price to pay for adventuring the globe! There is quite a lot of civil unrest in Egypt at …
Big update since I have been busy the last few nights. Wednesday and Thursday were knackering days as I must have walked about 10 miles at least. Taxis are so cheap I could take one everywhere but I prefer to explore and see things you wouldn't normally see. Wednesday was the day I went to see the citadel, to get there I walked through some of the weirdest and most wonderful places, I walked through the El Khalili market which is one of the ...
... event. Years when the Nile flood water failed to reach 16 cubits, the celebrations were canceled, and prayers and fasting were held instead.
Following our trip to the Nilometer we then walked with the driver over a foot bridge to the Cairo side of the river and into Old Cairo, the Coptic Church area that was called Babylon after the famous place of the same name on the Euphrates river. It is said that the the Holy Family visited as far as ...
... clear and we see lots of other pyramids on the horizon. Our hotel is close by and we look out on to the pyramids. It is very posh and as we were walking out of the reception area we sensed that someone important was arriving so we hung around. It was the Prime Minister of South Korea along with Police escort, a large entourage plus an ambulance. Don't suppose he will be dining with us!! At night we went to the 50 minute light ...
... of the cross. The pope followed Simons words and the mountain moved each time terrifying the Caliph and his men. The Caliph turned to the Pope and said "I recognize the rightness of your faith." As for Simon he disappeared. In 1991 his bones were discovered in the hanging church they are now at the church here.
In 1974 on the ceiling of the church a carving of the Virgin Mary and Child was found but it was a natural carving not made by man. A polish ...
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