Archive for August 2010


August 5, 2010

*this blog was written on August 2* We spent most of our time in Alexandria relaxing. We got up our first full day there and went down to the beach.  Our hotel had a private beach area and we got a neat little cabana on the beach with a server and everything.  We had a […]

Two trainwrecks and a library

August 4, 2010

*this blog was written on July 31* Yesterday we took the night train from Luxor back to Cairo.  Despite being supposed to arrive at 8am and there being hourly trains to Alexandria (according to the schedule online), we had to wait for 5 hours before we could board a train.  Poopy. Julie + Adam + […]

Up. Down. Inside. Out.

August 3, 2010

*this blog was written on July 30* We had an amazing but VERY long day today! We started out at 4:30 am to get a hot air balloon ride over the Valley of the Kings.  Sucky to get up that early (especially considering we didn’t leave the ground till like 7:00 am) but it was […]