Traveling to Egypt or Jordan is a dream for many. Seeing the pyramids - the only Wonder of the Ancient World still standing. Cruising the Nile. Exploring the incredible, multicultural city of Cairo. There's so much culture and history to absorb! Then, if you're really lucky, you visit Kingdom of Jordan where you walk in … Continue reading Egypt and Jordan: What to Pack
Just as important as reading guidebooks, is reading a bit of literature and history. Istanbul is an intriguing city, straddling two continents. I thoroughly enjoyed reading these titles. Check out my favorites from my Turkey travel reading!
Preparing for a trip to Egypt and Jordan involves learning about different cultures and digesting lots and lots of ancient history. A good guidebook or tour guide will fill in a lot of history, but a little reading beforehand will help. And how better to fill those long days waiting for your amazing trip, than to … Continue reading Travel Books: Egypt and Jordan
Dedication We leave the U.S. on a very sad note as we lost our beloved sister-in-law Marilyn last week. Marilyn was an inspiration to all of us, from her everyday good nature and fun, to her mighty battle against cancer. She will be missed more than words can say. Traveling to the Middle East Flight … Continue reading A Dream Journey – Jordan and Egypt 2012