March 30, 2009

Sufi Dancer, Naama Bay, Egypt

Photograph by Matt Moyer

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Whirling atop a café overlooking Naama Bay's pedestrian boulevard in Egypt, a tambourine-shaking Sufi dancer seeks to approach the divine—and attract diners. Despite the threat of terrorist attacks, Sinai's open arms and modern aspirations will persist, as long as the tourists keep coming.

See more photographs from the March 2009 feature story "The Sinai: A Separate Peace."

Alain Duplantis
Alain Duplantis

Egypt is awesome, and Egyptians are one of the friendliest people I've ever met.

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