Category Archive for: ‘Environment’

The Goats of Assalah

Feeding Goats

What’s the story with the goats of Assalah? The once-ubiquitous four-legged street-cleaners have disappeared—was it a government action, or simply because our roads have been re-tarmacked? The goats are reappearing slowly in little herds here and there and we thought we’d dedicate a blog post to these creatures. If you’ve stayed at Red C Villas, you’ll probably have noticed the …

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Out To Sea? The Plastic Garbage Project – Egypt

Blog Garbage

“Today, not a single cubic meter of seawater is free of plastic particles” It’ll come as no surprise to you, if you’ve been here before, that Egypt has a bit of a problem with plastic garbage. In fact the flying plastic bag was once dubbed ‘the national bird’. Egypt is certainly not alone in this problem but in a country …

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