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Places to visit in Egypt

Places to visit in Egypt
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/egypt-a-land-w... - SINAI Sinai is of historical, archeological and religious importance to many cultures. It formed a pilgrim route for many in the ancient times. Moses received the Ten Commandments from God on Mount Sinai. The Red Sea Riviera consists of the coastal towns along the Red sea beginning from the Gulf of Suez. And the famous towns of Taba, Nuweiba, Dahab and Sharm-El-Sheikh fall in the Sinai region. Tourism flourishes here with beautiful hotels, resorts and restaurants. The lazy beaches, turquoise blue sea and the therapeutic mud and sand attract visitors in plenty to soak in the sun and surf. Deep sea diving and snorkeling are popular sports here. The magnificent coral reefs and crystal clear waters are a perfect haven for amateurs and professionals. Hurghada, Safaga, Marsa Alam, Al-Qusseir, and Bernice are some of the other popular towns. EGYPTIAN OASIS’ situated on the Western Desert offer a unique exp…

Most Beautiful Places in Egypt

Most Beautiful Places in Egypt
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/egypt-a-land-w... - ASWAN This is Egypt’s third largest city located at the foot of the Nile near Lake Nasser. It is known for its local holiday shopping and fresh spices. Many cruise boats bring in visitors to stop over for a while. The city is filled with temples and monasteries to visit. Abu Simbel- It consists of two rock-cut temples built by Ramesses II in honor of himself during 1290-1223 BC. When the Aswan Dam was being built in 1960’s , many countries of UNESCO collectively helped save the temple from drowning in the waters of lake Nasser by breaking the parts and bringing it up 65 meters to a higher ground and reconstructing the entire temple, piece by piece to restore it to its original glory. It took 4 years to complete the rescue operation! Other attractions include the Nubian Museum and the Unfinished Obelisk which was abandoned due to some flaws during the reign of Queen Hatshepsut. It would have be…