Tag Archive | Egypt

Numero Uno on my bucketlist

As I slide down the other side of the hill (and let’s face it – at 52 I’m only middle-aged if I live to 104), I have begun to think that if I’m going to have a bucketlist, it’s time I start drawing it up.

I was going to post them Letterman style starting at 10, but with all the possibilities, I thought that would be too limiting, so without further ado, I give you number ONE:

The Giza Necropolis

Giza Plateau, Egypt 

"Moon Over Egypt Redux"

 “Moon Over Egypt Redux” by Butchen on deviantART.com

(click-through the picture to see it in its full size glory)

When I was a child I dreamed of being an Archeologist and more specifically an Egyptologist.  I do still dream of visiting the place that gave birth to a million daydreams (which kept me from being the kind of student who was ever likely to become an Archeologist).