Writer’s List of Foreign Countries Visited

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Writer’s list of foreign countries that he has visited The map below shows the foreign countries I, Choo Chaw(a Malaysian), have visited from 2003 until 2017. Click on a country below to read about my travel there: 1.  AFRICA a. Egypt Travel       Egypt Travel Part I :Salah el Din Citadel, Muhammad Ali Mosque, Tahrir Square […]

Egypt Travel Part I: Salah el Din Citadel, Muhammad Ali Mosque, Tahrir Square and Egyptian Museum

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Egypt Travel Part I: Salah el Din Citadel, Muhammad Ali Mosque, Tahrir Square and Egyptian Museum Egypt Egypt is the second country after South Africa in the continent of Africa that I visited on 13 Dec 2017. It is a country that has an interesting history dating back over 4000 years ago and it was […]

Egypt Travel Part II: Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon

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Egypt Travel II: Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon Day 2  Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 Flying from Cairo to Luxor by Egypt Air Early in the morning we left Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel in Cairo and went to the airport nearby. At the airport we took an Egypt Air plane and […]

Egypt Travel Part III: Hot Air Balloon and Karnak Temple Complex

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Egypt Travel Part III: Hot Air Balloon and Karnak Temple Complex Day 3    Friday, 15 Dec 2017 Early in the morning, we left our cruise boat at Luxor City and went to a place near Del el Bahari where Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut is located and oh the west bank of River Nile. Tour […]

Egypt Travel IV: Papyrus Paper Making, Luxor Temple Complex and Esna Lock

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Egypt Travel IV: Papyrus Paper Making, Luxor Temple Complex and Esna Lock Papyrus Paper-Making Lesson at Sondos Papyrus Shop in Luxor After seeing the Karnak Temple Complex we visited a shop in Luxor City that was selling paintings on papyrus papers. It was called Sondos Papyrus. When we entered the shop we were given a […]

Egypt Travel Part V: Temple, Kom Ombo Temple and Galabia Party

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 Egypt Travel Part V: Temple, Kom Ombo Temple and Galabia Party Map showing the location of Edfu and Kom Ombo Day 4   Saturday, 16 December 2017 After breakfast on the cruise boat at Edfu, we took Egyptian horse-drawn carriages, kaleshes, passed through the town of Edfu and stopped at a temple known as Edfu Temple. […]

Egypt Travel Part VI: Abu Simbel Temples and Nubian Village(Elephantine Island)

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Egypt Travel Part VI: Abu Simbel Temples and Nubian Village(Elephantine Island) Day 5   Sunday, 17 Dec 2017 Aswan to Abu Simbel by Coach Early in the morning, we left our cruise boat on River Nile in Aswan and travelled south to Abu Simbel by coach to visit a temple complex, Abu Simbel Temple Complex, that […]

Egypt Travel Part VII: Unfinished Obelisk, Aswan High Dam and Philae Temple

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Egypt Travel Part VII: Unfinished Obelisk, Aswan High Dam and Philae Temple Day 6  Monday, 18 Dec 2017 Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan In the morning we left our cruise boat at Aswan and travelled to a place near the city to see an unfinished obelisk which was left attached to the bedrock in the quarries […]

Egypt Travel Part VIII: Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel, Moon Beach(Ras Sudr) and St. Catherine

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Egypt Travel Part VIII: Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel, Moon Beach(Ras Sudr) and St. Catherine Day 7   Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 Early in the morning, we left Cairo and would be on a long journey on the road by coach to St. Catherine and then to Sharm el Sheikh in Sinai Peninsula, Egypt. Coach bringing tour group […]

Egypt Travel Part IX: Mount Sinai, St. Catherine’s Monastery and Sharm el Sheikh

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Egypt Travel Part IX: Mount Sinai, St. Catherine’s Monastery and Sharm el Sheikh Day 8   Wednesday, 20 December 2017 Map showing the location of Mount Sinai near St. Catherine’s Monastery in south Sinai Peninsula, Egypt   Mt. Sinai Climb It was at 1 a.m. on 20 Dec 2017 that we started the climb to the top […]

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