How to Dress for Egypt Travel? ~ A Woman’s Guide to Visiting Egypt Now ~

I've been to Egypt twice. Both times I traveled with groups with a seasoned Egypt tour leader and we never experienced any problems with harassment. I dressed conservatively and enjoyed buying and wearing galabeyas, the long flowing tunic style garment commonly worn by men and women in Egypt. The following is a great article by … Continue reading How to Dress for Egypt Travel? ~ A Woman’s Guide to Visiting Egypt Now ~

Three Temples Along the Nile

Aswan. We left our hotel at 4 a.m. to make our way by bus and boat to the Temple of Philae. The full moon was haloed by a thin cloud cover and a hush came over our group as the boat approached the island. This magnificent temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis has held an … Continue reading Three Temples Along the Nile

Sacred Egypt: Magic and Mystery on the Lunar Eclipse

With this powerful Lunar Eclipse/Winter Solstice just hours away, I am remembering another very powerful Lunar Eclipse I experienced a few years ago. Here is the story: A Man by the River We arrived in Egypt on a Lunar Eclipse at the beginning of Ramadan. Touted by the astrologers as the biggest astrological event of … Continue reading Sacred Egypt: Magic and Mystery on the Lunar Eclipse