Miscellaneous Photos
Egypt
Egypt!
Egypt
Dates
A date palm. The dates are yellow and so not very sweet, but edible.
Dates
Dates
A close-up view of dates growing in Egypt. It is said that an ancient Egyptian soldier could live on one sweet black date a day, even without water.
Dates
Maize
A maize crop (not corn) in Egypt.
Maize
Farm
A small farm with maize planted adjacent to it.
Farm
Hut
People tending the fields and crops keep cool during the hottest part of the day in structures such as this one.
Hut
Crops
Different crops.
Crops
Sheep
Egyptian shepherds. A large number of dark and black sheep.
Sheep
Sesame
Bundles of sesame drying. Afterwards, the seeds will be shaken out.
Sesame
Agha Khan's Mausoleum
Mausoleum of the late Agha Khan of Egypt.
Agha Khan's Mausoleum
Buggies
These buggies and their horses at least are in shade until a tourist requests a ride.
Buggies
Talking
Grandma Bert and friends Joe and Carolyn Yankowski from Sykesville aboard the Nile Crocodiles' bus somewhere in Egypt.
Talking
The Sahara
The Sahara from the air.
The Sahara
The Sahara
Are those possibly ruins below?
The Sahara
Cairo
A larger than life-size sign invites visitors to shop at the Cairo airport.
Cairo
Mubarak
Photos of former Egyptian president Mubarak. He had just been reelected in the first election in which an Egyptian president had competition. He was overthrown in a popular uprising in 2011.
Mubarak