• Travel to Sudan - Episode 408
    Travel to Sudan - Episode 408
  • Travel to Morocco - Episode 397
    Travel to Morocco - Episode 397
  • Travel to the Republic of the Congo - Episode 385
    Travel to the Republic of the Congo - Episode 385
  • Travel to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe, Zambia) - Episode 371
    Travel to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe, Zambia) - Episode 371
  • Volunteer Travel in Uganda - Episode 360
    Volunteer Travel in Uganda - Episode 360
 
Felucca on the Shore of the Nile – Aswan, Egypt – Daily Photo

Felucca on the Shore of the Nile – Aswan, Egypt – Daily Photo

I loved the warmth of the colors in this photo of a felucca (small sail boat) on the shore of the Nile River just North of Aswan in Egypt. For more travel …
Book Review: “Saving the White Lions” by Linda Tucker

Book Review: “Saving the White Lions” by Linda Tucker

“Saving the White Lions: One Woman’s Battle for Africa’s Most Sacred Animal” was a difficult book to get through.  In fact I struggled so with the first seven chapters I had to …
Horse Carriage – Giza, Egypt – Daily Photo

Horse Carriage – Giza, Egypt – Daily Photo

The charriot came to Egypt about 4,000 years ago. When you go to Egypt you will still see some horse carriages and I think it is amazing that an ancient Egyptian would …
Travel to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe, Zambia) – Episode 371

Travel to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe, Zambia) – Episode 371

Hear about travel to Victoria Falls as the Amateur Traveler talks to Nir Ben-Dov about his trip to this spectacular falls on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. This was Nir’s second …
Sphinx and Pyramid – Giza, Egypt – Daily Photo

Sphinx and Pyramid – Giza, Egypt – Daily Photo

One of the most iconic pictures of Egypt is this picture of the Sphinx and the Great Pyramid at Giza. The Great Pyramid is so old that it was built before the …
Cairo Market Stall – Cairo, Egypt – Daily Photo

Cairo Market Stall – Cairo, Egypt – Daily Photo

I love markets as a subject for picture taking and the traditional stalls like this one at a market in Cairo I find just beautiful.
Pharaoh’s Bust – Luxor, Egypt – Daily Photo

Pharaoh’s Bust – Luxor, Egypt – Daily Photo

This bust of a pharaoh is from the temple of Luxor in Egypt. As I recall the bust is of the great pharaoh Ramesses II.
Gazelle – Lake Manyara, Tanzania – Daily Photo

Gazelle – Lake Manyara, Tanzania – Daily Photo

This picture is of a beautiful Gazelle at Lake Manyara park outside of Arusha Tanzania.
Cleopatra’s Beach – Marsa Matruh, Egypt – Daily Photo

Cleopatra’s Beach – Marsa Matruh, Egypt – Daily Photo

This beach is named after Cleopatra (the 7th, the one you know) who had a villa nearby. An underground passage lead to this beach where she and Marc Antony might have taken …
Temple of Ramesses II – Abu Simbel, Egypt – Daily Photo

Temple of Ramesses II – Abu Simbel, Egypt – Daily Photo

The cartouche on the left indicates that this is the temple of Ramesses. The top character is “Ra” or sun. This makes it easy to spot on Egyptian temples. Of course, it …