EGYPT

 

6057 Ragnar at the corniche of Port Ghalib 6060 a reminder of what can happen 6067 Red Sea ree
6107 corals 6148 Port Ghalib 6152 friendly harbormaster
   
6153 Port Ghalib patio    
6169 on the way to Luxor: two worlds meet 6185 at Karnak Temple, Luxor 6196 Amun Temple at Karnak
6202 obelisk and column at Karnak 6204 ceiling paintings, thousands of years old 6210 papyrus maker in Luxor
6214 starting to make a sheet of papyrus paper 6218 papyrus paper 6220 the Nile at Luxor
6221 on the Nile with Mussa 6241 Ramses II, Luxor Temple 6245 at Luxor Temple
6260 mosque at Luxor Temple 6274 excavation in the Valley of Kings 6277 wall paintings
6283 making an alabaster vase 6285 neat tool! 6286 Hatshepsut Temple, Deir al Bahri
6297 sweeper taking a break 6303 fertile Nile Valley 6304 towel art at the hotel
     
6310 Aswan Dam and Lake Nasr 6311 Aswan Dam details 6325 Philae Temple, Aswan
6329 Philae 6333 detail of column at Philae 6339 Philae
6341 Philae 6359 first Nile cataract at Aswan, Aga Khan tomb 6389 Nile cataract
6411 Nile at Aswan 6417 cataracts and camel camp 6419 Barbara ready to go...
6421 and Skip 6428 Nubian house 6429 funny faces
6434 inside a Nubian house 6435 Nile crocs 6448 Nubian house terrace
6453 master weaver 6455 cats' cradle fence 6463 Nubian village
 
6468 Aswan river bank 6472 feluccas  
     
6482 Abu Simbel, Temple of Ramses II 6495 Ramses in his chariot 6500 the whole temple mountain was cut into blocks and moved into a higher spot
 
6501 Abu Simbel, Temple of Hathor 6507 at the Nubian House, Aswan, with Mary and Romany  
     
6512 Egyptian Red Sea coast 6514 new buildings going up like mushrooms in Ras Abu Soma 6524 Abu Soma
6526 Port Suez (Port Tawfiq), sandstorm ahead 6528 canal traffic stops 6532 going through the canal
6538 crowded passage 6549 close encounter with giants 6557 with Hamed, our nice pilot
6564 entering Ismailiya 6567 freshwater canal in Ismailiya 6570 de Lesseps' house in Ismailiya
6572 mosque in Ismailiya 6573 the blue egg 6596 at the souq in Ismailiya
6597 at the souq 6599 at the souq 6607 trotters
6609 at the souq 6611 vice versa! 6618 the souq
6623 the butcher 6625 posers 6627 more posers!
6632 Ismailiya yacht club 6659 past the bridge over the canal 6661 marina at Port Fouad (Port Said)
   
6664 leaving Port Said, back to the Mediterranean!