Is it still New Year’s Eve in Gouna?

  That Egyptians are a loud people is well-known. There are many theories about this that you can find on the Internet. Here is a typical summary explanation. My uncle says it is a social domination thing, the concept being: Take them (ie, win) by sound, which is a literal translation of the Arabic phrase: … Continue reading Is it still New Year’s Eve in Gouna?

Moon over Gouna

The Zouz is here! After 3 ½ month apart, my wife (Zouz is my nickname for her) and I are finally together again in Gouna. We last saw each other at Nice airport in mid September. Then she returned to Kanafeh Land, that is to say, the only country in the world where its president’s … Continue reading Moon over Gouna