The Egyptian Nile

The ancient Egyptian culture is perhaps one of the most fascinating of all time. The pharoahs along with their elaborate lifestyles have given a treasure trove of information to us. I have travelled around the world and enjoyed learning about many civilizations, Egypt by far is my favorite. It's almost an obsession. I find myself thinking about the undiscovered tombs, temples and the everyday life that hasn't changed much for the last 5000 years. The Egyptian have a saying, "Once you drink from the River Nile, you will always return." It seems to be true in my case.

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Comment by Jackie Anton on June 5, 2013 at 5:42am

I drank from the Nile, and I keep going back! I love it there. Anyone who wants to go-let me know!

Comment by Andrew Collins on June 7, 2013 at 6:45am

Yep! Me too !: >)

Comment by Barry Flagg on June 8, 2013 at 4:39am

I'd like to drink from the Nile and live the experience! Sounds cool to me!

Comment by Clyde Smith on June 10, 2013 at 1:10am

It looks like we'll have our opportunity! I've been researching about Luxor from attractions to restaurants. This will undoubtedly be a fun trip!

Comment by Toby on June 12, 2013 at 12:08pm

The Ethiopians are building a dam on the Nile that would have major consequences in Egypt. I wonder how this will play out. 

Comment by Alan Newt on June 13, 2013 at 12:05pm

Let's hope there will be a Nile in Egypt to drink from!

Comment by keith on June 30, 2013 at 12:41pm

I've read about this story. I don't think the Ethiopians will get away with damming the Nile. A political time-bomb.

Comment by Alex Dimaggio on July 19, 2013 at 3:14pm

I would love to take a Nile Cruise! I watch just about every program on TV about Egypt. Truly fascinating!

Comment by Larry on September 19, 2013 at 11:55pm

I agree. Egypt is a place, you either, love or hate. I love it. 

Comment by Carl on October 12, 2013 at 11:04am

I'll pass


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