The best places to visit in Luxor

Luxor derives from the Arabic Al Uqsur meaning the palaces and refers to the appearance of the town until the end of the nineteenth century when it lay largely within the remains of the palace like the Temple of Luxor, the ancient Egyptian called their city waste though it is best known as Thebes the […]

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Religion and Beliefs in Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egyptian Religion: The conceptions of ancient Egyptian religion, is a combination of beliefs, played part in every aspect of ancient societies. In all ancient societies art was deeply influenced by religion, and in Egypt art was almost solely devoted to the service of religion. There was a domestic art connected with the house but […]

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The Unfinished Obelisk

After leaving Aswan a kilometer behind on the road south to the High Dam, a turnoff on the left leads to the quarries, northern granite quarries, one of the sites in the district where the red granite was cut from the first dynasty, onwards and transported throughout Egypt, the most impressive object here is an […]

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Aswan High Dam

Aswan High Dam, So many organized Tours in Aswan include a stop at the high dam that something should be said about it, guides will proudly cite strings of numbers about the dam, for Egyptians are truly proud of this work, they will say it is two miles long and close to a mile thick […]

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Philae Temple

Philae Temple or the Temple of Isis, once ranked among the great tourist attractions in Egypt. It was a gem ornate and small on its own island on the Nile, the main part of Philae Temple Aswan is dedicated to Goddess Isis, the mother of Horus and the symbol of affection, the setting greatly contributed […]

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