Sometimes when I wake up in the morning, I'm not sure what country I'm in. I blink and I try to make out whether I'm in a hotel room or home in my own bed.
But no matter where I am, there are always beads in my shopping bag.
PS I've just arrived in Cairo and tomorrow I hit the road. Follow my adventures on Twitter here.
PPS Gorgeous new stock of Moroccan Beni Ourain carpets and sequined wedding blankets for sale. Take a peek right here.