When you’re on the road, you’re never getting the full experience of a destination. It’s only when you get back and reflect on your trip that you get a whole different picture. Grafitti has been like that for me.
As you travel towards the upper reaches of the Egyptian Nile, nearing to Aswan, you begin to see feluccas floating down stream.
Philae Temple, accessible by boat only, was the last temple on my Nile journey and perhaps the most modernised for tourists.
Commissioned by Queen Hatshepsut, the Unfinished Obelisk would have been the biggest obelisk in the world – if it had been completed.
At Kom Ombo, situated impressively near the river, is the Ptolemic Temple of Kom Ombo and the Crocodile Museum.
It is said that the temple was built as a sign of good will towards the Egyptians as it was built in the Ancient Egyptian style.