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in front of this magnificient two temples  
   

in front of this magnificient two temples

Abu Simbel...little stop on a my wishlist...

July 31st 2008
My last and first visit to Egypt was a little more than 6 years ago. I was fortunate to do most of the main sites of the Great Egypt. I was even more fortunate to be able to visit the Tomb of Nefertari in the Valley of the Queens in Luxor. Today, this visit is simply close to impossible. But 6 years ago, I didn't made it to Abu Simbel. So Abu Simbel has since been on my wish-list. And yes ... read more
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Egyptian Flag The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more
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