May 15, 2009 RSS feed / Travel

A Middle East Expedition Part 8: Karnak

I paid $1 for this view of Karnak's Temple of Amun. Johnny Carson made Karnak famous, but his turban- wrapped soothsayer was nowhere near historically accurate. More...

Travel trivia

1. What Willie Nelson song was recently voted by World Hum contributors as the top travel song of all time? 2. What Persian word is used throughout the Middle East to describe tipping, charitable giving, and occasionally bribery? More...