Luxor, Egypt, 2005: The old and the new… A traffic sign with the ancient city of Thebes in the background. Egypt is a country full of contrasts and contradictions -not to mention history; and hopefully with the recent unprecedented revolution- a country full of promise…. Canon EOS 55/Canon 28-135is

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Ramses II

Luxor (westbank) Egypt, 2005: On the bike back from the valley of the kings, stopped in to check out Ramses II temple…    Awesome, & less touristed…  the cop minding this quarter was from Alexandria, and hadn’t seen his wife & children for months…  He eventually agreed to a one off photo…      Canon EOS […]

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Ferry over the Nile

Luxor, Egypt, Nov 2005: Bar the typical Egyptian haggling, obligatory “baksheesh” and bus loads of western tourists, Luxor was a surprisingly pleasant place. A ferry takes you over the Nile to The Valley of the Kings and the desert beyond. Luxor is the site of the ancient city of Thebes and is often described as […]

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