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Egypt

Woman in Hijab posing with her friend Krystal at Khan el Khalili

That Time I Fasted for Ramadan Kareem in Cairo

No Food. No Water. For 30 DAYS. Sun up until sun down. In the hottest month of the year. And because I was working with horses I still had to ride 5+ horses and give riding lessons every day! How did I do it?
Woman in Egypt next to tank during the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 | Krys Kolumbus Travel

That Time I Witnessed the Egyptian Revolution

The gun shots fired in the distance. My co-worker screamed... We had heard the rumors even from within the horse stable's walls, but suddenly it wasn't just a rumor anymore.
Working with Horses in Egypt Woman Polo Player | Krys Kolumbus Travel

Working with Horses in Egypt

My two years working at three different riding clubs in Egypt.

Learning to Speak Foreign Languages while living as an expat abroad | Krys Kolumbus Travel

Learning Languages

How listening to the grooms speak everyday taught me to speak Egyptian Arabic!

Riding Camels near the Giza Pyramids at night

Two Years in Egypt in 10 Pictures

Some of my favorite moments while living in Cairo!
Driving in Cairo Egypt Expat Survival Guide

Driving in Egypt Survival Tips from an American Girl

I saw the policeman before he saw me. I approached the barrier, knowing that I was going to be stopped.
Pirogue Sailing in Madagascar Travel Blog | Krys Kolumbus Travel

A Madagascar Adventure

Lemurs, Pirogue Sailing and Adventure!

Couple posing at a sacrificial crocodile lake in Madagascar | Krys Kolumbus Travel

That Time I Went on a Quest to See the Sacrificial Crocodile Lake

It seemed like a Good Idea at the time...

Tuk-Tuk adventure in Madagascar

That Time I drove a Tuk-Tuk

"Mora, Mora!"

Walking on beach at sunset happy couple in Madagascar | Krys Kolumbus Travel

How I Got Proposed to After
7 Years of Solo Travel...

I guess I couldn't stay a "Man Hater" forever.
Horse Riding in Zambia FEI Level 1 Coaching Course

Zambia FEI Coaching Course

That time I went to Zambia on a whim to pursue my FEI Level I Showjumping Coaching Certification