Tag Archives: Egypt

Egypt According to Nokia Maps & GPS

You’re looking at Sadat Subway station, the major landmark closest to the hotel where I stayed in Cairo. It’s a screen grab courtesy of Nokia Maps and my Bluetooth GPS unit, which I did indeed use to navigate my way … Continue reading

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Video Egypt: Abdul Aziz Mobile Phone Souk

I know what you’re thinking: “Come on, Currie… Another video from Egypt?!” This one is actually a good lead-in for my next post… It was captured in Cairo’s famous mobile phone Souk — I was hipped to it by our … Continue reading

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Video Egypt: Call to Prayer

If you’ve never been to a Muslim country then you’ll never have heard the call to prayer that rings out from minarets up to five times a day. Devout Muslims supposedly drop whatever they’re doing and heed the call, but … Continue reading

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Video Egypt: Ringing in 2008 at the Pyramids

Okay, I know you’re all getting tired of hearing about Egypt so I’ll dump my last two videos over the weekend then get back to the tech stuff you nerds crave so much… 😉 Despite taking place in the shadow … Continue reading

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Video Egypt: Pyramids Approach

Now that you’ve suffered through my Flickr photos it’s time to marvel at the cheap 30-second videos captured by my Canon S70 — actually this one got cut off at 7 seconds for some reason, so you can watch it … Continue reading

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