Abri to Dongola–October 10

The trip from Abri to Dongola is hot and dusty on the back of a bokasi.  the bokasi whirls past Nubian villages and throws dust on the Hile as it flies across the sand.  the Nubian houses are yellow, while, black and grey colors--colors found in the earth in the area.  they are decorated with [...]

By |October 17th, 2007|Categories: Sudan|Comments Off on Abri to Dongola–October 10

Aswan to Sudan–Oct 8

arrived at the ferry terminal by taxi (30EP) by 9am to get a good place on teh ferry. I was greeted by Abubeker who was already in the lineup and was introduced to his wife Shannia and his sons, Joseph and Hamma.  I then met Ernest and Wilfred from Austria and Norman from Canada.  As [...]

By |October 16th, 2007|Categories: Sudan|Comments Off on Aswan to Sudan–Oct 8