Category Archives: Egypt

Delly Bancing and Dirling Whervish

You can’t visit Cairo without taking a trip on a boat down the River Nile.  The waters are not as clear and sparkling as they may have been 4,000 years ago, the aroma is somewhat pungent as years of pollution … Continue reading

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Transportation & Authority

There’s a lot to see and do around Cairo if you’re prepared to take the plunge, but always follow your guides advice.  A good guide will give you safety advice on the day depending on the activity occurring in the … Continue reading

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Examples of Bad/Poor Photography…

These pictures are the final ones I took in and around the Mosque.  I um’ed and ar’ed whether to include these, purely because the photography is bad from both angle/perspective and ISO settings. These were taken in 2007 and I … Continue reading

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The Courtyard of the Mosque of Mohammad Ali

I wanted to write so much more on the walkabout around the Mosque of Mohammad Ali, however it’s been a very long day in the office and it’s going to be an even longer week… I’m editing this post on … Continue reading

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A Morning Drive Around Cairo

The morning started off with a drive around Cairo… Driving is not as we know it in the Western world… Although lane markings on many of the roads are evident, these appear to be “More of a guideline, than a … Continue reading

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Egyptian Magritte

Weekends are only two working days until Monday…  As I sit waiting for a callbacks and a conference meeting to start, I thought I’d share more photoshop fun.  The idea was to try and capture a style of René Magritte, … Continue reading

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Little Big Planet – Egypt

Good morning!  As I sit in my office wondering pouring over spreadsheets, lines of codes and thinking to myself… how on earth did I end up working over a weekend?  I should be out and about doing something more fun … Continue reading

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