Countries in Pictures – Travel Talk Series- EGYPT by Mr. Vincent WONG(Full)
Countries in Pictures – Travel Talk Series(Full)
Traveling to world’s ancient countries through talks and rich collections of pictures
EGYPTby Mr. Vincent WONG
Covering over 3,300 years, Egypt is the second oldest ancient civilization in the world. Sadly, due to civil unrest and foreign invasions, many of the country's valuable artifacts were looted or stolen. Worse still, its people were stripped of their ability to understand their own language and written history.
This talk will explain how Egyptian history has been lost and found. This enables us to review its glorious past and appreciate its rich and unique culture from social structure to writing and religion. We will then pay an exciting virtual visit to the key archaeological remains, including the many famous pyramids, tombs and temples.
Testimonials from participants of previous travel talks and study tours led by Vincent:
“I have learnt a lot on this subject!”
“Very comprehensive indeed. Thanks!”
“Very useful guide for my future trip!”
”Now what I have seen makes much more sense. Thank you!”
About the Speaker
Mr. Vincent WONG
‧ Graduated from HKU in physical Geography 1971
‧ MD Jardine Transport Services Group 1971-2000
‧ MD Kerry Logistics Group 2000-2009
‧ Fellow Chartered Institute of Transport and Logistics
‧ Fellow Chartered Institute of Shipbrokers
‧ Lecturing Logistics as Adjunct Associate Professor at CUHK and Professor of Practice at PolyU.
‧ Visited over 100 countries including Antarctica, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Madagascar, Namibia, Botswana, Ethiopia, Iceland, Mexico, Galapagos, Mauritius, Easter Island, Chile, Ecuador, Canary Island, Azores Island plus many places in China such as Inner Mongolia and Qinghai. Acted as organiser and tour leader in many trips.
‧ Give talks regularly to members of the HK Geological Society and HK Mineralogy Society.
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