Tales of Egypt – Adventure in Bahariya Oasis and White Desert

Among topics of ancient civilisation, temples and mind blowing Red sea diving, the mention of natural beauty of Egypt sometimes gets lost. Most visitors to Egypt keep their travels along the Nile which they definitely should. After all, the river is what has kept Egypt nurtured and nourished for thousands of years and has helped create its history.

However, Egypt has lot more to offer for the more intrepid travellers and what better place to go exploring than the deserts of Egypt. At about 370 kms from Cairo, lies the Bahariya Oasis, the Black and the White desert, where some exceptional experiences wait for travellers.

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Exploring the Maltese islands

Let me be frank, we never knew how much the Maltese islands have to offer until we reached there. Beaches, monuments, thousands of years of known history, natural spectacles, you name it and it is there in Malta. A bunch of traveller’s delight in couple of tiny islands.

One immediately gets a feel of the modest nature of Malta after landing at Luqa airport where one needs to walk to the terminals from the aircraft. There are relatively cheap cabs to all parts of the island and an excellent network of bus transport system.

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Sunset at Santorini

There are very few who would not know about Santorini. Located towards the south of mainland Greece, this tiny island has drawn visitors from far and wide for quite some time now. With it’s iconic white houses and touches of blue here and there, this place has something for visitors of all kinds.

Recently, I had the opportunity to experience the island myself and I met some really wonderful people, got to taste some delicious food and witnessed one of the most beautiful sunsets of my life..

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