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Travel Tuesday: Kom Ombo Temple

Temples, temples, and more temples.  Me in Egypt, checking out temples and places of the dead.  I’m going there… come hell or high water 2019.   Enjoy F.M. Laster “I never loved another person the way I loved myself”. – Mae … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Monastery of St Simeon

Another place on my own made up Travels thru Egypt journey,  Monastery of St. Simeon. Saint Simeon Monastery was built by a monk during the 7th century and was subsequently dedicated to a 4th-century local saint by the name of Anba … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Temple of Isis

Today’s travel spot is from Egypt: The Temple of Isis   Built to honor the goddess Isis, this was the last temple built in the classical Egyptian style. Construction began around 690 BC, and it was one of the last … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: The Nubian Museum

Here’s another stop on my tour of Egypt for next year, The Aswan Nubian Museum. F.M. Laster “I never loved another person the way I loved myself”. – Mae West

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Travel Tuesday:Bab al-Badistan, a gate in Khan el-Khalili.

Another one of the places I plan to visit on my trip next year, Bab al-Badistan, a gate in Khan el-Khalili. Khan el-Khalili (Arabic: خان الخليلي‎) is a major souk in the historic center of Islamic Cairo. The bazaar district … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Saqqarat

Here’s part of where I am going to this time next year. Saqqara (Arabic: سقارة‎, Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [sɑʔˈʔɑːɾɑ]), also spelled Sakkara or Saccara in English /səˈkɑːrə/, is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the necropolis for … Continue reading

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