Egypt

Snorkeling in the Red Sea

admin / January 7, 2018

Last year in the mid November, I’ve got a chance to visit Egypt for the first time. The most visited Egypt resorts are along the beautiful Red Sea, which is known for it’s magnificent underwater world great for snorkeling. It’s a paradise for divers, and also snorkelers like myself. Of course I’m a really bad swimmer, that’s why I choose to snorkel “around the shores” and in really salty waters (Mediterranean, Red Seas). We stayed in Hurghada, and one day of our vacation we took a snorkeling boat tour. We bought the tour from the guy that was advertising the…

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Egypt, Luxor

Photo diaries: The Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor

admin / January 5, 2018

The Temple of Hatshepsut (“The Holy of Holies”) is one of the most beautiful temples in Egypt. It’s perhaps even one of the most  beatiful temples in the world, The temple is built in the 15th century BC. This is probably the most astonishing place to visit near the first historical capital of Egypt – Thebes (Luxor). Hatchepsut’s name means “First Among Noble Women”. Today she is remembered as one of the most successful pharaohs of ancient Egypt. The Temple of Hatshepsut have taken 15 years to complete. The construction of the temple was overseen by Senenmut. He was Hatshepsut’s…

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