La Residence des Cascades
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- Minbar in room
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- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... have given us where ever we have travelled in this amazing country. We both feel very privileged to have travelled to amazing temples, pyramids and tombs and learned all about life in ancient Egypt. We suspect that Australians are thought of very highly here in Egypt and we felt like we received special treatment everywhere we stayed because of it. Egypt could certainly do with more visitors from western countries as we ...
... to be hidden, to be undisturbed. We visited 3 of the best preserved tombs (those where the wall paintings still had a lot of their original color): Ramses III, Rameses VII and Ramses IX. All of the objects inside the tombs had been removed and put in the Egyptian National Museum in Cairo. King Tutankhamun's tomb is also located here, but we didn't visit it as it required a separate ticket and we really didn't have time.
Our final visit in Luxor was to the Temple ...
... of Pharaonic architecture. Highlights found in the temple are the 1st Pylon standing over 78 feet tall, and the colossal statues of Ramses II.
Temples of Karnak were built over a period of 1500 years and was the most important temple in Egypt during the height of Theban power.
West Bank – Valley of the Kings known as the necropolis for ancient Thebes. This isolated canyon was the focal point for the ...
... they survive. Soon we arrived in Luxor.
Luxor is one of the reasons to see Egypt. It is located on the Nile River and caters to tourists. The area was originally known as Thebes.There are three major attractions in addition to the Nile, the longest river in the world: The Temple of Karnak is the largest temple in the world. The Temple of Luxor, another ...
Safaga Fri 18 Mar 2011
Temp: Mid 90's
Quite searing heat
The Port of Safaga has a small but thriving tourist industry based mainly on diving. It is also the gateway to the land of ...