Category Archives: video – links to short videos

Swimming in the Red Sea

Winter slides into summer, the water is warmer and I enjoy watching the fish glide and search for food only metres from the beach, and diving into the deeper blue. slideshow http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eeswB7cOc3g&feature=youtu.be

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Cairo – special places revisited

Next month it will be 20 years since I first visited Egypt and first experienced the pyramids, Citadel of Salah Al-Din and Mosque of Mohammad Ali, Saqqara and the step pyramid. And it is 10 years since I have visited … Continue reading

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Yoga in Nuweiba – the Studio between the sea and the mountains

Although my life here is mostly work, I do recommend Nuweiba as a wonderful place to relax and re-balance. One special place that provides for your well-being is Nuweiba Yoga Studio. The studio is in an elegant and peaceful home.The … Continue reading

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Underwater love

Today I am mentally singing Underwater Love, by Smoke City. Yesterday I had the wonderful experience of over an hour on the semi-submarine, viewing Ras Katy reef in Sharm el Sheikh. I snorkel at Ras Katy beach, but I do … Continue reading

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tourist strangeness part 2

In the last post I showed you some of the things tourists take home from Egypt. In addition to seeing the sites and sights that bring most people here, from antiquities to the awesome deserts and delights of the Red … Continue reading

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Camel (and cars) race between the Nuweiba Bedouin tribes

today I am catching up on January by adding several posts, so if you don’t want to miss anything or get half the story, flip back and forwards for all posts dated 26 January. And Happy Australia Day to those … Continue reading

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Bedouin wedding celebration, South Sinai

Yesterday I attended celebrations for a Bedouin wedding. I was the only foreigner. Being a foreign woman put me in the unique and fortunate position of being able to stay in both the tent of the men and the tent … Continue reading

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