I’m reading some beautiful poetry in a typical old house that would fit in very well with my ancestral home in Kolkata. I can hear birds chirping… Read more “Egyptian Writing”
Egyptian Arabic is quite a different dialect and using Google Translate just gets you amused stares and a very confused look (because the app uses Classical Arabic)!… Read more “Surviving Egypt”
“Even the birds have to be louder here to be heard across the din of the traffic!” Climb up to the top of the El Azhar Park… Read more “Cairo”
Glimpses into the extraordinary in the ordinary. The lives of Egyptians, taken directly on the streets.
From the dream of pharaohs, and the thirst to cruise down that most ancient cradle of civilisations to the heady beats of Amr Diab, Egypt has always… Read more “Alexandria”