Top 8 Things To See in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo – A Complete Travel Guide

The Egyptian Museum in Cairo ranks as the most stunning museum I’ve ever visited.   Glittering halls offer priceless Egyptian antiquities from the gold death mask of Tutankhamun to the largest pharaonic collection worldwide.  Certainly many gasps…

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Abu Simbel Travel Guide – What To See and How to Get There

This past September I spent a steamy summer day exploring the extraordinary Abu Simbel temple in Egypt.  Certainly this 12th century BC relic merits at least a half day to behold this amazing feat of…

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Marveling at the Neck Bending Beauty of Hathor Temple in Qena, Egypt

Cozily sitting near the banks of the Nile River in Egypt, rests the spectacular Hathor Temple.  Dating from the first century AD, Hathor offers famously painted blue ceilings adorned with astronomical reliefs.  Most definitely the…

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Photos of Nefertari’s Tomb: Capturing Over Three Thousand Years of Egyptian History

One of my most jaw dropping travel experiences involved photographing the tomb of Queen Nefertari in Luxor, Egypt.  Buried in the Valley of the Queens in 1360 BC, her mausoleum represents one of the most…

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Hot Air Balloon in Luxor, Egypt: Soaring Above the Valley of the Kings

This fall we spent a magical morning soaring above the Valley of the Kings inside a hot air balloon in Luxor, Egypt.  Watching the sunrise over the scenic and historic Al Qurn mountain ranks as one…

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An Expedition to Chefchaouen: Exploring Morocco’s Blue Pearl

Wonderfully splayed below the rough crests of the Rif region in the northwest corner of Morocco, Chefchaouen is arguably the most visually appealing village in the whole country.  This charming, azure painted community feels like…

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Marveling at an Ancient Kingdom: Nine Photos of Volubilis that Fascinate

Obscurely located in the Moroccan highlands sits a fascinating Roman and Berber ruin named Volubilis.  Commonly considered the capital of the ancient kingdom of Mauretania, Volubilis certainly wowed me.  Rarely will you find such a…

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