C: Chili

C is for Chili Peppers These red hot chilies were found in the Ma’adi souq (market). Read about Egyptian Cuisine: Unique Egyptian Ingredients. One ingredient that is popular in Egyptian cooking is the chili pepper.… Continue reading

S: Sunbird

S is for Sunbird This is a Nile Valley Sunbird taken in the garden of a guest house in Luxor, Egypt.

B: Beads

B is for Beads A selection of the beaded bracelets, necklaces, rings, and keychains being sold by the Bedouin women and children. Taken in Nuweiba Tarabeen, South Sinai. About this Escapade

S: Sunset

S is for Sunset And this one was taken from the shores of Moon Beach, Sinai. About this Escapade

B: Boys

B is for Boys These friendly boys asked to have their picture taken as I wondered through the Ma’adi souq (market) snapping shots for my book. About this Escapade

B: Bread

B is for Bread Bedouin Bread! Two women of the Muzeina tribe shared this delicious tibenna bread with us one afternoon at the Lagoon, Dahab, South Sinai. About this Escapade

B: Bedouin

B is for Bedouin A Bedouin woman of the Tarabeen tribe mends a beaded bracelet. Taken during a morning tea visit on the shore of Nuweiba Tarabeen, South Sinai. About this Escapade

J: Jasmine

J is for Jasmine This was one of the first blooms on our new jasmine plant in our desert garden in Dahab, South Sinai. About this Escapade

C: Caper

C is for Caper This is an up-close shot of a flower of a caper plant, Capparis spinosa. Taken on a hike through Wadi Degla, near Ma’adi – south of Cairo. About this… Continue reading

A: Acacia

A is for Acacia This is a close-up shot of the spines of an acacia tree. Taken on a hike along the coast between Blue Hole to Ras Abu Galum, South Sinai.