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Travel Tuesday: Karnak

Another one of the marvels of the world I plan on getting around to seeing in the next few years, or sooner, Karnak. Although badly ruined, few attractions of an Egypt tour are more impressive than Karnak. It is the … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Luxor Temple

Ah, here’s yet another impressive Egyptian human feat, or was it the aliens, Luxor Temple. Not sure how I feel about the light show. Anyway, Luxor Temple is located on the east bank of the River Nile in the ancient … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Abu Simbel

Ramses the Great was GREAT. As this monument suggests.  He let everyone know that he was the HPIC! The twin temples of Abu Simbel were carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses The Great in the … Continue reading

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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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