The classical features of this Egyptian caretaker bring Luxor temple back in time for a moment..
We were crossing the Nile by boat daily to visit temples and museums. The nearest bridge is 20 minutes drive away by car..
Feluca resting at Banana Island
Our feluca struggling without wind
We were traveling by feluca to Banana Island on a windless afternoon. We decided to turn back before the approaching night. Captain spotted friends on a boat laying food and water on the deck to end a very long and hot day of fasting. We all joined in.
Arriving by boat to Luxor temple..
The horse carriage is a traditional feature of Luxor, less tourism means they can end their working day earlier…
My bedroom made with mud walls in a farm house turned into a hotel. A huge fan was cooling the April hot spell of weather, unfortunately my traveling stock of chocolate didn’t survive the heat…