Hotel Sheherazade

Gezira El Bairat, Luxor, Nile River Valley, Egypt | Hotel
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Luxor, EGYPT

A travel blog entry by trina.manz

15

... of a tank was aimed directly at us!

We arrived in Luxor at about 6am and headed to sit at a cafe and have some tea. The towns that were huge tourists towns are so sad. The cafe we sat at once was 24 hours at it was so busy but now it was only open during the day because it was so quiet. After a quick breakfast stop (no time to get pretty after sleeping in the car!) we were off to the Karnak and Luxor temples.

Now the pyramids were very impressive and cool but ...

Luxor temples

A travel blog entry by r-k-worldtrip

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... to take the train option to get to Luxor – all of the others flew in the morning. Wouldn’t have missed it though, we had the luxury of a sleeper, a little squeezy and worse for wear but there’s something nice about the world rushing by outside as the train lurches along, making that classic rickety train sound. Train assistant knocked on the door about 6 am to announce breakfast, then 20mins later ...

Tomb raiding.

A travel blog entry by muzbec

8

... the Gates of the Kings and the Palace of Truth but now known as The Valley of the Kings. This is where the pharaohs tombs lay, the resting place for transference to the after life which was considered a far more important destination then the current world. Over 60 tombs have been excavated where they have been cut out of the barren Al-Qurn mountain.

We travel here early in the morning through the dusty mountains to the entrance of the valley where two ...

Day 19

A travel blog entry by ashleydombrow

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... br> Once we left the Valley of the Kings we headed to Hatshepsut Temple to take some photos and Medinet Habu and Colossi of Memnon for a guided tour.

The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut is located beneath the cliffs at Deir el Bahari on the west bank of the Nile. It is a mortuary temple dedicated to the sun god Amon-Ra. It is considered one of the incomparable monuments of ancient Egypt. This was similarly the site of the 1997 ...

More Temples

A travel blog entry by mjt4662

5

... been covered over as the centuries passed. The Luxor temple was close enough to the Nile River that when it flooded regularly the flood brought in sand and silt and if never cleared away, it just continues to mound up and cover or partially cover the buildings etc.

For lunch we head back to our hotel to eat, and collect our luggage. I was running low on $1 bills and tried to get ...

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This hotel, located on Gezira El Bairat, Luxor, is near Abu Simbel, Temple of Abu Simbel, Temple of Philae, and Unfinished Obelisk.
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