“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~The Red Sea in Hurghada”

We chose to end our time In Egypt at an all-inclusive resort on the coastline of The Red Sea called Makadi Bay. The property was lovely, and for an underdeveloped country, it was a mostly enjoyable stay. We flew from… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~The Nile River; The Breadbasket of The Old World”

The magic Nile, the source for water in a desert that has protectEd Egypt from invaders of jealous cultures. This source of life, transportation and protectorate of civilization has been viable for tens of thousands of years. Traveling down and… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Kom Ombo Temple”

The Temple at Kom Ombo is about 30 miles north of Aswan and was built during the Graeco-Roman period (332 BC AD 395). There was an earlier structure from the 18th dynasty but little remains. This Temple is unique, because… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Edfu Temple”

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Queen Hatshepsut Temple”

Queen Hatshepsut gave the order to build this magnificent Temple in 1479 B.C. She had the temple built to tell the story of her life. The construction took about fifteen years to complete. This construction is considered the closest Egypt came to classical… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Valley of the Kings, Tomb of King Tut and Random Photos Around Luxor”

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Ramesses III”

The Tomb of Rameses III is really a rather complex system. It was first, partially explored, during modern times by James Bruce in 1768. Later, William Browne gained access to the burial chamber in 1792, and Belzoni removed the sarcophagus and lid,… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Metenptah”

Merneptah, was the fourth ruler of the 19th dynasty in ancient Egypt. He reigned for almost a decade from 1213 to 1203 B.C. He is said to be the thirteenth son of Ramesses II. He became ruler, only after all… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Valley of the Kings,Tomb of Rameses IV”

King Ramesses IV was one of the kings who ruled after king Ramesses III Ramesses IV reign lasted no more than six years. He did survive the harem conspiracy which was designed to spoil his claims to the throne. He… Read More

“Egypt 🇪🇬 ~Valley Of The Queens”

The Valley of the Queens is a site in Egypt, where the wives of Pharaohs were buried in ancient times. It was known then as Ta-Set-Neferu, meaning “the place of beauty.” It was most famous for being the burial site… Read More

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About Us

Hello, and Welcome to “2 Gypsies In The Wind!”

We are well into our third year of our full-time Gypsy lifestyle; buying one-way tickets to circumvent the globe. We enjoy writing about our experiences and taking photos of our adventuring along the way.  Our names are Daryl and Pen,… Read More