Petra, Jordan – Part I – Visitor Centre, Bab Al Siq & Entrance to the Siq

This was THE tour, THE day in Jordan I had been waiting for! Since 1977, when I was eight years old, I became an original fan of Harrison Ford and Star Wars. Han Solo was always my favorite over Luke Skywalker… I prefer bad boys!  😉 In 1981, I naturally and enthusiastically became an Indiana…

Cairo, Egypt – Arriving – Childhood Dreams Come True

It Is Happening As our flight approached its destination of Cairo, Egypt I felt a calm come over me. This was it. My childhood dream of seeing the ancient pyramids of Egypt was going to happen. Cairo Airport It was intense. Tough looking airport staff smoked at their passport booths while wearing berets. One officer…