Favourite Fotos – You Get What You Pay For In Egypt!

Gunmen for hire in Egypt!

Almost anything is for sale in Egypt.

Want to enter a section of the temple that is off-limits?  Just cough up a few Egyptian pounds (LE) and you’re in!

Want to climb over a section of ancient rock that you SHOULD NOT climb over?  Just smile sweetly and hand over a few pounds and you can climb all you like!

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7 Priceless Principles Imparted By An Egyptian Taxi Driver

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Today we caught a cab to the Red Pyramid at Dahshur.

It was super cool as we got to climb right down inside it! But that’s a story for another day!

Today’s post comes direct from the mouth of our taxi driver for the morning. He shared his wisdom on the drive to and from the pyramid. I haven’t bothered to research his claims as that would just spoil the fun! Read on to see what I mean!

7 Priceless Principles Imparted By Our Egyptian Taxi Driver:

  1. Egyptian petrol is expensive compared to Australia!. We enquired about the cost of fuel and he told us it was 2.00LE per litre. That’s about 33 cents per litre in Australian dollars! Holy shit – we nearly Continue reading
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Favourite Fotos – Unsuspecting Donkey Photo Bombs Our Pyramid Pics!

Jumping photos at Pyramids of Giza - 2012

We loved having our jumping pics taken when we visited the Pyramids at Giza a couple of weeks ago.  When we were looking back through the photos we noticed we got photo bombed by an unsuspecting donkey!

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Remember That Time You Shit Your Pants In Egypt?

Tracey Pedersen on train in Egypt

Yep – That’s destined to be a conversation starter in our family for the next millenium!

You know those great phrases that stick with your family FOREVER, after just one fun event?

We’ll be walking around the supermarket once we are home and pretending to be normal people again.  There’ll be a baby who doesn’t smell so good.  I’m sure one of the kids will turn to me and say loudly “Hey Mum, remember that time you Continue reading

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