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Egypt – Day Eight

Today was a free day and we used it to relax and enjoy the local food and prepare for our return. The big news is the super storm (Hurricane Sandy) heading for New York and we are grateful that we … Continue reading

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Egypt – Day Seven

Our first stop of the day, lead by our Guide Ghada, was at the oldest Mosque in old Cairo, followed by a visit to the Ben Ezra Synagogue which is quite possibly the site on the Nile River where Moses … Continue reading

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Egypt – Day Six

We arrived by train at 8:15 am in Cairo after a very “jerky” 13 hour trip from Aswan, the train stopped numerous times along the way and although the service was good, dinner and breakfast were dismal at best and … Continue reading

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