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Egypt - Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor and Aswan

Egypt
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Alexandria, Luxor and Aswan - A selection of photographs from these famous cities, and some of the local people, both Nubian and Egyptian.

Egypt - People of the Western Desert Oases

Egypt
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People of the Western Desert Oases - travelling around the Western Desert I visited many of the oases towns and villages... Bahariya, Farafra, Dakhla, Kharga and the remote Siwa oasis (with it's traditional womens covering the 'tarfottet').

This is a selection of photographs of the local people.

Sudan

Sudan
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Sudan - my travels in 2008 finished in Khartoum, Sudan. This set of photographs is of some of the people I came across travelling from Aswan, across Lake Nasser to Khartoum via Wadi Halfa, Dongola, Attbara and Meroe.

Sudan - Whirling Dervishes

Omdurman Market, Khartoum
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Whirling Dervishes at Omdurman, Khartoum - the capital of Sudan is divided by the convergance of the Blue and White Nile: Central Khartoum, Bahri and Omdurman.

Omdurman is located at West Nile riverside. Each Friday night, except Ramadan, Dervish people meet in front of the Hamed an-Nil Mosque to dance. Whirling Dervishes follow Sufism Islam.