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At Anchor - Jun 21, 2005
At anchor Esna-on-the-Nile Upper Egypt Upper Egypt is southern Egypt, since the river runs from south to north. Most rivers we know run from north to south, so people get confused by this. You can ...
Cairo - Jun 15, 2005
At long last! Arrived in Cairo. Here are some notes: It's a beautiful and clear Saturday morning in the Zamalek section of Cairo. This is an island in the Nile with old embassies and a sense of sli...
University of Texas - May 22, 2005
The study tour participants just completed a two day Pre Departure Orientation at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. We learned about Egyptian history and c...