Luxor, Egypt; Day 1

We awoke this morning in a felucca in the River Nile. We slept poorly as the wind blowing for several days abated for 4 hours but began anew at 2am and persisted strongly thereafter. We knew that the temperature would dip to 52° Fahrenheit (11°C) but the wind made for a very frigid night. CozyContinue reading “Luxor, Egypt; Day 1”

Nairobi, Kenya Part 3; Day 1

This is our last stop in Kenya before leaving on Saturday. Today was also our last day on Safari. We had committed ourselves to trying to see the Big 5 (elephant, water buffalo, lion, leopard, rhinoceros) while we were here and we had one more animal to see. We left the AA Lodge in AmboseliContinue reading “Nairobi, Kenya Part 3; Day 1”