Akhnaton

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

Aswan, luxor & the nile

A travel blog entry by amandane on May 30, 2014

1 comment, 15 photos

... east bank of Luxor but I could barely listen to a word Ahmed was saying. The whole time he was speaking all I could think about was how he was misleading us. I couldn't take him seriously! What a dick! As we were heading back to the bus ready for our trip to the airport he asked me if I was ok saying that he could tell that something was bothering me. So I laid it on him, calmly and matter-of-factly.

"You think that I am Mr Ahmed?", he said with a guilty smile. And, it ...

Egyptian Pirates!

A travel blog entry by kyajade on Nov 14, 2013

30 photos

... such a good hockey player! When we were at the right level, the gates opened, and we waved goodbye to our pirate friends before the boat continued to cruise down the river. That was a bit of fun! I can't believe we bought a towel from a pirate! If that's not a good story, I don't know what is! When the excitement was over we all headed back down to the bar, where we had three rounds of Names, which as it went on, got sillier and sillier, and harder and harder. We ...

Luxor West Bank to Edfu

A travel blog entry by r-k-worldtrip on Apr 23, 2013

10 photos

... were all Gods and therefore had to
look ‘perfect’.

Learnt about the 7 Books today that gave Ancient Egyptians guidance eg for preparing for the afterlife / burial – Book of the Dead, Book of Night, Book of Day, etc…Includes Book of Gates – outlining problems to be solved given clues/passwords, before you could progress toward the
afterlife….stories told on walls and in papyrus records. Reminded me of the ‘Temple of ...

Temple of Philae

A travel blog entry by chris-tom on Apr 06, 2013

22 photos


After a late breakfast we travelled down the Nile by motorboat to the Temple of Philae. It is dedicated to the goddess Isis - the God of Magic and Love - and was also moved to its current location due to flooding from the Nile. The temple is also breathtaking. It has wonderful carvings on the outside with detailed carvings on the inside of the temple.

Tourism is down by 80% in Egypt. In the past before ...

Day 19

A travel blog entry by ashleydombrow on Feb 21, 2013

22 photos

... to bring cameras to the Valley of the Kings, so I don’t have any pictures. However, I was so blown away by this site. It is absolutely incredible. There are gigantic tombs that are buried in these hills. The tombs are massive. These tombs were constructed for the Pharaohs and powerful nobles in Egypt during the 16th to 11th century BC. The valley stands on the west bank of the Nile, opposite Thebes, within the heart of the ...

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