Episode 48

Real Egypt with Samir Abbass Part 1


November 17th, 2020

39 mins 55 secs

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About this Episode

Greetings Glocal Citizens!

We're in Africa (by way of Spain) this week and its a real roots conversation with CEO and owner of premier travel and tour company, Real Egypt. Meet entrepreneur and Egyptologist, Samir Abbass. Samir has lead in-depth educational tours in Egypt and Sudan for the past 19 years; he's been the keynote Egyptologist for 60+ television interviews on Nile TV, Egypts national broadcaster and in several radio programs; and he's also an environmentalist and travel blogger. Samir is currently in Spain completing his fourth degree, a masters in world history which complements his three other degrees in Egyptology, Tourism and Agriculture Sciences. He is also a former player in the Egyptian National Basketball League. Be sure to join us for Parts 1 and 2 of our conversation where Samir guides us on a journey into the depths of ancient African civilization and it's place in his story of personal and professional development.

Where to find Samir?
On LinkedIn
Real Egypt
Real Sudan
On YouTube
On Instagram

What’s Samir watching and listening to?
The Hundred-Foot Journey
Nubian Music
Upper Egyptian Music

Other topics of interest—
Aswan, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt
Pompeu Fabra University (UPF)
Dahabiya Nile Tours
Real Egypt on Trip Advisor
Real Sudan on on Trip Advisor