“You like Egyptian!!” Is yelled at me at least five times a day, by jolly shop keepers and tea shop owners as I wander by. They point at my head […]
“You like Egyptian!!” Is yelled at me at least five times a day, by jolly shop keepers and tea shop owners as I wander by. They point at my head wrap and give me the thumbs up. Mohammed commented on it my second evening in Cairo as we weaved through the bazaar. “You are Muslim, […]
With an engine finally ready to go, and a place secured for TearAway to get hauled out, we set off for Kingston.
The sun really is the god of Egypt It isn’t hard to imagine why Ra reigned supreme in Egyptian mythology. The sun controls everything here, not just the rhythm of waking and sleeping as he comes and goes from the sky, but is ever present in each breath upon the earth. I’m reminded of a […]
After weeks of waiting and seemingly endless frustrations as one thing after another hindered our progress, we’ve finally had a couple days of good stuff. Yesterday, I spent many hours in the car… driving to town to do normal errands and to rent a trailer, back to the island to pick up the boat’s cradle, […]