Egypt and Israel
Photographs taken prior to and during the VLDB 2000 conference which took place in Cairo. The sequence of photos is Cairo, Israel, Cairo, Sharm-el -sheik and finally back to Cairo for the conference.
In Israel the places visited were, Tiberias, En Gedi (Dead Sea), Eilat (Red Sea) and Jerusalem. The Sharm-el-sheik photographs include a visit to Mount Sinai at dawn.