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Egypt

(2005)

 Egyptian pyramids - one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World and the only one survived - are the main tourist attraction. But Egypt offers far more. Ancient Greece and Rom Christianity and Islam left their traces.

Cairo  

View on Cairo from the citadel. On the left the
mosque Sultan Hassan, 14th c., on the right the
mosque Er Rifai, 20th c.  
Cairo

View of the sphinx, 26th c. BC.
Cairo

One of the ancient tombs on the cemetery
in Cairo, 15th c.
Memnon

Colossus of Memnon in Theben, 15th c. BC.
 Luxor

Temple in Luxor, the entrance guard statues of
Ramses II, 13th c. BC.
Hatshepsut

Hatshepsut-Temple in Theben belongs to the most
interesting in Egypt, 15th c. BC.
Abu
                    Simbel

Temple in Abu Simbel is known for its
monumental statues of Ramses II.
Abu
                    Simbel

Temple of Hathor in Abu Simbel.
The Consort of Ramses II, Nefertari,
is carved on the facade as a goddess.
Kiosk of
                    Trajan

Kiosk of Trajan on the isle Philae is a synthesis
of egyptian and antics stiles, 2nd c.
Nubian woman

Nubian woman.
Nubian
                    village

Nubian village on the bank of Nile.
Siwa

Ruined fortress in Siwa Oases, 19th c.





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