Legends of Luxor
-Piprey on wheels
Luxor was formerly called Thebes or Waset. It was the capital of the Pharaohs. It encapsulated all the wonderful things of ancient Egypt.
A long-distance train from Cairo at 8am to reach Luxor at 8pm, took about 12 hours. With my zero knowledge of Arabic, conversation was impossible. Perhaps, a flight would have been a better idea.
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Piprey on wheels means ant on wheels in Bengali. It was coined during a lunch with my cousins. One of the most resilient insects to ever to be found anywhere on Earth, please come and join me in this journey.... full info
Lake in the Karnak temple premisesIt was filled by natural spring water. It was drying a bit and the so called clever engineers decided to fill the lake with Nile water destroying all the existing aquatic life. It was filled with weeds which had to be cleared.