Library of Alexandria, Egypt

Egypt: Where It All Began

Today, with the reconstruction of its ancient library, the city of Alexandria represents the firmly planted roots of what we—the West—have become. Its history has come full circle once more. Those are the forces that built the High Dam at Aswan, and those are the forces that are now struggling to take over modern Egypt even as its consciousness clings so deeply to the mysteries of its past.
Niger Desert Cure Sale Camel Men

The Desert Nomads Gather

Once a year, deep in the Sahara, nomads gather to celebrate life, love and ​an almost forgotten way of life.