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Dendera Temple

Things you don’t know about Dendera Temple This complex is located about 2.5 kilometers southeast of Dendera, Egypt. It is considered the best-preserved temple in Egypt. Dendera Temple is sited about 60 kilometers north of Luxor opposite the modern town of Qena. The Description of the Temple The complex is totally surrounded by a hefty […]

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Ben Ezra Synagogue

Ben Ezra Synagogue Overview Ben Ezra Synagogue “The prayer-place of the Jews” is sometimes called El-Geniza synagogue and it is located in old Cairo on the site where baby Moses was found. The storeroom of this synagogue was found in the 19th century and it contained a treasure of abandoned Hebrew, Aramaic and Judeo-Arabic secular […]

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The Nubian Museum

Aswan Nubian Museum Overview Aswan Nubian Museum is located in the Elephantine Island on the southeastern side of Aswan in Egypt close to the ruins of Abu. It was opened in 1912 and it features many artifacts from Nubia during the construction of the High Dam. Some discoveries have been found on the Elephantine Island […]

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The Great Abydos Temple

Abydos Temple Overview Abydos Temple is considered one of the most ancient Egyptian cities that is located about 11 kilometers west of the Nile. The sacred city of Abydos was the most important archeological sites in Egypt as it contained many ancient temples just like Umm el Qa’ab. Abydos is known today with the temple […]

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Mosque of Amr Ibn Al-As

The amazing mosque of Amr ibn al-As was the center of the ancient capital of Egypt “Fustat”. It was built in 641–642 AD and was considered the fourth largest mosque in the Islamic world. The mosque has been built in the previous location of the tent that belonged to the Islamic commander Amr ibn al-As. […]

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Al-Azhar Mosque

Overview About Al-Azhar Mosque Al-Azhar mosque is also known as “The Most Resplendent Congregational Mosque“. The one who commissioned its construction was Al-Mu’izz li-Din Allah of the Fatimid dynasty in the new capital of Egypt in 970 by the builder of Egypt, Gawhar El-Seqelly. The construction work lasts for about 3 years. The name of […]

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Queen Hatshepsut Temple

Hatshepsut Temple History There is simply nothing that can match the beauty and elegance of Hatshepsut temple. It is an ancient example of pure visual architecture the temple is able to reach the highest level of perfection and is one of Egypt’s incomparable monuments. It was built by Queen Hatshepsut during the 18th dynasty in [...]

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Abu Serga Church

Saints Sergius & Bacchus Coptic Orthodox Church This terrific church is also known as Abu Serga Church. It is considered one of the oldest Coptic Orthodox churches in Egypt. It dates back to the 4th century and its importance is seen in its impressive history. The location of the church is believed to be the […]

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Al-Rifa’i Mosque

An Overall View About the History of the Mosque Al-Rifa’i Mosque is believed to be the most remarkable Islamic structure in Cairo. It is located in the Qala’a facing the great Al Sultan Hassan Mosque. The mother of Khedive Ismail “Khoshiar” embellished the mosque to be the grand mausoleum of the royal family. She wanted […]

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Kom Ombo Temple

A General Overview of Kom Ombo Temple Kom Ombo temple is a double unique temple that is located in the town of Kom Ombo 30 miles (48 km) north of Aswan governorate in Upper Egypt, that you can visit during your Egypt holiday packages or Egypt Nile cruises. It was established during the Ptolemaic dynasty, […]