How did I get to Aswan?
It was my first professionally led tour of Egypt and the first time I’d been to Aswan. With all of this uncharted territory, I was extra vigilant and excited and a little bit nervous as we made our way south. I had no idea it would turn out to be one of the best choices of our trip. We settled into our hotel, and then ventured outdoors toward the Aswan Market. It was a hot afternoon, but the rich colors of the market, the tantalizing smells coming from the food stalls, and th