It has been so hard to envision what Egypt and Cairo is really like. And now that I’m here, I’m having a terrible time summing up what this country is really like.
I am exhausted by tipping and the need of everyone here in the tourism industry to serve me just right so that I will give them a bigger tip.
While Cairo has the pyramids, Luxor is the star of the show, when it comes to antiquities.
We use the word too often, but the Great Pyramids of Giza have earned the right to be called “epic”. The people and pyramids of Egypt can overwhelm you.
Starting Sunday, this newsletter is going to get supercharged with Egypt content.