This travel writer's experience cruising down the Nile river included incomplete planning, vague expectations, and a "bewildering array of dynasties and deities." Although international tourism to Egypt has decreased significantly in the past few years as a result of the political uprisings, the writer and his family enjoyed an exhilarating trip to Egypt's ancient past.
Ancient History Along the Nile
By Patrick Scott, Cultural Traveler
The New York Times
January 11, 2017