Akhnaton

Address: Luxor, Egypt, Luxor, Nile River Valley, Egypt | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Luxor, Egypt, Luxor, is near Luxor Temple, Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, Temple of Medinat Habu, and Colossi of Memnon.
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Travel Blogs from Luxor

Day 7 - Hot Air Balloon & Valley of the Kings

A travel blog entry by arigney87 on May 22, 2015

... regained their faith, that Isis sought to trap Sakhet and protect her now-faithful people from her terror. Isis knew she had developed a full blown blood addition, so as a trick, Isis filled a lake with red wine. The lioness, thinking it was blood, jumped in and began drinking it all.... and soon found herself drunk and trapped. After that, Sakhet was known as both a goddess of destruction and a goddess of wine and parties. (I like her. Possibly my favorite goddess. ...

The incredible tombs of the Valley of the Kings!

A travel blog entry by annieallison on Apr 20, 2015

2 comments, 13 photos


Well it was an interesting experience last
night driving to the train station to board the overnight train to Luxor. The traffic congestion was
unbelieveable. A wide main raid that
could probably contain 3 lanes of traffic….however there are no lanes! So there are sometimes 5, 6, even 7 vehicles
across, all trying to cram their way into a space to get ahead but sometimes
getting up to quite a speed! Hmmm ...

Karnak Temple / All Aboard!

A travel blog entry by wareameye on Mar 16, 2015

12 photos

... checking in, we visit the Temple of Karnak to see it in the morning when it has not yet become hot. Walking through the forest of columns is like a visit to the Tower of Babel. There are many groups here, but not more than a couple of them are comprised of people speaking English. Tourism seems to be picking up, but it is still not fully recovered. ...

Walk like an Egyptian

A travel blog entry by julian-sarah on May 01, 2014

2 comments, 53 photos

... Egypt is having a massive impact on these poor people. The violence is extremely localised despite the images we have all seen on the news and tourists are not a target. The majority of Egypt, aside from certain parts of Cairo or the Sinai, have had no problems whatsoever for the past 3 years yet hotels are empty and shops and restaurants in the tourist parts of Luxor and Aswan etc have been forced to shut down. Back to the pyramids.... Wow... What can I say? It is an ...

Temples and Tombs

A travel blog entry by abwoodmansee on Oct 07, 2013

68 photos

... Tut was a minor pharaoh in Egypt, but became famous because his tomb was discovered by archaeologists in the early 1900s so his treasures were preserved and put on display at the museum in Cairo.

The inside of the tombs were covered with intricate and beautiful hieroglyphics that still retain their original color today. They generally depict the king's journey to the afterlife and the knowledge he must have as he ascends. Again, I left my camera ...

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