Category Archives: Food

Egypt’s Daily Life – Drinking Coca Cola!

Fortunately there are things in this world that defy believes, religion and all borders and show us that we are not that different after all! More from Egypt soon Brigitte  

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Egypt’s Daily Life – Who needs a Supermarket?

                                                          It is organic, it is fresh, it has never seen a … Continue reading

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MARKET DAY – ORGANIC FOOD ONLY

Twice a week, Tuesdays and Saturdays it’s market day in this country village on the West Bank near Luxor. If you buy fruit, vegetables, a live duck or a live chicken  it is all organic.             … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S DAILY LIFE – A FAMILY PICNIC

It is the only tree around but it is all this Egyptian family needs to enjoy a day out. And for extra relief from the heat a trench dug around the trunk of the tree does the trick — plus for anyone wanting … Continue reading

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CAIRO – EATING WITH NAPOLEON III AND EMPRESS EUGENIE

Eating is really not the right word when going to the Saraya Gallery – Dining describes it better. And once you are in the restaurant I wonder if the French food they serve is what will impress you most. The restaurant is part of the Cairo … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S DAILY LIFE – DO YOU NEED A GOAT, A LAMB OR A DONKEY?

…..then come with me to the market in Qarana, on the West Bank where we bought all those organic fruits and vegetables a few weeks ago. Yes, that’s were livestock is sold too. There were hundreds and hundreds of animals at the … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S DAILY LIFE – MARKET DAY

EVERY TUESDAY AND SATURDAY IT’S  MARKET DAY IN QARANA, A SMALL VILLAGE ON THE WEST BANK  ……….AND DON’T  WORRY  — EVERYTHING IS ORGANIC!!!! HOUSEWIVES ALL OVER THE WORLD ARE THE SAME – CRITICAL AND CHOOSY! NO TOMATOES HAVE EVER TASTED BETTER – RIPE AND JUICY  … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S DAILY LIFE – BAKING BREAD

BREAD – FLAT BREAD is  still today a staple of the Egyptian diet, like it was thousands of years ago for the Ancient Egyptians. Made only of flour, water, and salt, how it can be good?  Maybe the secrets lies in the … Continue reading

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EGYPT – MAKING A LIVING CAN BE A CHALLANGE

More from Egypt soon   Brigitte

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McDONALD’S IN EGYPT – HAMBURGERS PLUS……

McDonalds is an American Invention, but the Egyptians have found a way to improve the American concept – no, not the hamburgers, but the service. THEY DELIVER!  And they call it McDELIVERY!                                                         ****************** In front of  McDonald’s, just next to my Hotel … Continue reading

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