>Are your eyes rimmed with kohl?
Rimmed with kohl and filled with wonder. Egypt was more than I even dreamed--it was like a voyage to the dawn of history. The streets of downtown Cairo have donkey carts loaded with crates of chickens, bicycle vendors with tomatoes, modern limos jousting with camel riders, a riot of life.
At the south border, at Abu Simbel, there is only desert, water, giant stones, and the river leading to the end of the earth, the Sudan. Incredible.Continue ->