Some Things I'll Never See

Posted in Afghanistan| Egypt

The title of this blog "There's So Much to See" comes from a response I often give to people who exclaim that I have travelled so much of the world.  I may be able to check off more countries visited than your average American, but there's still so much left for me to explore and experience…

Ten Year Anniversary Top Ten: Egypt

Posted in Cairo| Egypt| Luxor

I cannot believe it has been about 10 years since my last Round the World trip (from late 2001 to spring 2002). And now I am beginning to plan for my next RTW trip starting this spring. In celebration, I thought I’d do a series Top 10 posts on some of the locations I hit up…

Dammit! What's the word for….

Posted in China| Egypt| language

Most who know me know that I am not an aggressive person. I tend to be fairly laid back and I avoid confrontation like the plague. Arguments and fights make me very uncomfortable and if I can feel something “brewing” between people I go into diplomat-mode trying to smooth things over to avoid any unnecessary hostility…