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Egypt’s Daily Life – Marriage

                       www.egyptdn.com   s              Online since 2000     600,000 Egyptian Women Get Married Before Age of Consent: StudyA study conducted by the International Population Council, the National Council for Population and Development and Assiut University on rates of early marriage in upper Egypt has … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Daily Life – Headscarves and Fashion

Wearing a HIJAB – (a headscarf)  does not prevent women to be fashionable                  Besides reasons of modesty wearing a headscarf is certainly quite effective in drawing attention to a pretty face or … Continue reading

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Aswan High Dam/ Lake Nasser

Lake Nasser, located in southern Egypt and northern Sudan,  is one of the biggest man-made lakes in the world. It was created  when the Aswan High Dam was built between 1960 and 1970. The Nile River is its primary inflow and … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – CHOICES

Some people prefer camels over horses! 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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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – THE SPHINX

How many sphinxes are there in Egypt? Whenever the Sphinx is mentioned the picture that comes up in most people’s mind is the image of the Great Sphinx of Giza. It is the most famous, it is the biggest, but there are … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S Daily Life – School Trip

On Thursdays Egyptian school children have a field trip. They arrive by bus and besides admiring the Pyramids, enjoy the freedom of being children.                                                                             *********** More from Egypt soon Brigitte

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Wives – how many can you have?

History tells us that the Prophet Muhammad had lots of wives. But in the Quran it says that a man can have 4 wives. I think the Prophet must have had special privileges because until now the number allowed is 4 – … Continue reading

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EGYPT – Healing While Vacationing

Egypt plans to attract millions of tourists through Virus C medical tourism program Tue, 14/02/2017 – 15:40 Egypt Independent Egypt’s Health Ministry has announced its medical tourism program for Hepatitis C virus patients, in coordination with the Tourism Ministry. Lionel … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Daily Life – Spare Parts Needed?

Egypt not being a throw-away society everything can be repaired and yes, spare parts are available…… …some parts maybe a bit rusty because they are not new, but rust can always be removed with elbow grease! More from Egypt soon … Continue reading

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