Category Archives: Africa

Our Dream Fulfilled

Way back in early 1959 as Jerry and I were dreaming of our lives together, I said I wanted us to travel the world, like my parents had done!  Jerry stated, in a matter of fact tone, that first of … Continue reading

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Washington

One of my favorite states! I love the west side of the mountains.   It seemed like a long drive today but I was anxious to get to Stanwood, to the cemetery where my dad has been since January 2006 … Continue reading

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Travel Log #8 Egypt Part 8 Sand Storm

To make our trip to Egypt complete we ended it with a sand storm! Picture 1 is the Nile River from our hotel window. Picture 2 is the same scene several hours into the storm. Picture 3 is looking from … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 8 Part 7 Egyptian Museum

If you go to Cairo, Egypt, you must go to the Egyptian Museum. Security is tight. It has to be. I only took a few pictures because it was so overwhelming to me. I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 8 Egypt Part 6 A Night On The Town

The Nile River from our hotel window. The beautiful Marriott Hotel in Cairo. It was originally a palace, built by Khedive Isma’il to house foreign dignitaries and heads of state attending the Suez Canal opening ceremonies in 1869! The palace became a … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 8 Egypt Part 5 Street Scenes

Pictures 1 and 2 are streets in Old Cairo. Pic 4 is near the Suez Canal. The rest of the pictures are in or near Cairo. It was just very fascinating to me to watch the people and traffic.

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Travel Log # 8 Egypt Part 3 Rug Factory 1998

We visited a  fascinating rug factory.  These girls in picture 1 were in training. If you click on the picture you can see the beautiful picture they are creating! These girls are also in Pic 3. We all wondered about the … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 8 Egypt Part 2 Pyramids 1998

What an exciting day when we went to see the pyramids. It was like a dream come true. We even got to go inside one! The pyramids are so old Abraham probably saw them when he was travelling! That fact … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 8 Egypt Climbing Mt Sinai 1998

Here we were in Egypt! We were in the Sinai Peninsula at St Catherine’s Village.  We stayed in a cabin here because we were given an opportunity of a life time! Did we want to climb Mt. Sinai? Wake up … Continue reading

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