Tacitus in Gouna

Five days left in El Gouna -- Egypt's version of the Costa Smeralda, minus the white sand -- then I leave. Plenty of time to enjoy the gorgeous weather, swim in the lagoon you see in the pic above, and watch Real Madrid play their two matches this week. There isn't going to be another Sunday … Continue reading Tacitus in Gouna


Erin is leaving early in the morrow. I am going to accompany her to Cairo International Airport at dawn, and fly back solo to Hurghada. Her visit to El Gouna went by so quickly.  Too quickly; 22 days goes by fast. It doesn't take an epiphany to realize how much I am going to miss … Continue reading Epiphany