I flew back to
last night on the same little puddle jumper (dirt runway and all) and crashed at a cheap hotel. Never been so happy to have a SHOWER, haha! I honestly didn't even know my hair could look/feel like this! I lost track of how many days it's been since it's been washed -- let's just say a lot. ;) I literally spent probably 15 minutes just standing under the cold trickle of a shower at the hotel trying to get a comb through my hair. I even soaked it in conditioner and washed it NUMEROUS times - still smells like campfire smoke, and it still has rats in it! I'm pretty sure I pulled out at least half of my hair in the process...just mats of it! Nairobi
Anyways, I made it to the airport on time at the crack of dawn (still dark out) and had an easy, couple hour flight in to
I haven't really heard many good things about Cairo. Nothing bad has happened at all, but I just don't really feel all that safe here. I haven't even taken my big camera out yet! Plus my hotel isn't in the best area. Shocking, I know, for $20. The men are so dirty and they all yell at me! It is still Ramadan (same as it was in Dubai) but it isn't as strict here I don't think??
I did meet three really great girls my age from
We walked around the area our hostels are in, headed acros the river (literally about the only time I've gotten my camera out in this city) and walked around at some markets downtown and did some shopping. Nothing too crazy.
I think I am going to do a
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