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  1. Rare solar event in Egypt's Abu Sibmel temple attracts more Chinese touristsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Many Chinese tourists this year joined the long queues of thousands of people who gathered on Saturday early morning outside Abu Simbel temple in Upper Egypt's Aswan province to watch the sun illuminating the temple's inner sanctuary and shining the face of ancient Egyptian King Ramses II. They all looked so attentive and excited while waiting for the extraordinary solar event that takes place twice a year, on Oct. 22 and Feb. 22, as an evidence of the advancement of Egypt's Pharaohs in the field of astronomy thousands of years ago.

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  2. A travel expert shares 8 amazing destinations you can visit on a budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    This is a guest post by Tim Leffel, a travel destinations expert who has dispatched articles from five continents over a period close to two decades. Like an annoying house guest who keeps packing but doesn't leave, this recession keeps dragging on.

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  3. Dennis Marek: Cruising through a lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples at Abu Simbel, a village in Nubia, southern Egypt, near the border with Sudan. They are situated on the western bank of Lake Nasser.

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  4. New discovery sheds light on Egypt's most successful female pharaoh ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Canada.com

    The mummified remains of Queen Hatshepsut, ancient Egypt's most famous female pharaoh, lie in a glass case under the national flag moments before being unveiled at the Cairo Museum 27 June 2007. An Egyptian tourist guide waits for tourists in the Hatshepsut Temple in Deir el-Bahari on the west bank of the Nile River at Luxor, Egypt, Thursday, June 11, 2015.

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  5. FeluccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | TrekEarth

    During a 10 days tour in Egypt,with three of them in a cruise along side Nile river.You can see the traditional felucca to cross the river near Elefantini island. You can see here a larger,sharper and more detailed version of the photo.

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  6. Last chance to see Swiss singer Bastian Baker in Egypt this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Following in the steps of Yanni and Morgan Freeman, Swiss singer Bastian Baker joins the list of celebrities visiting Egypt, contributing to boosting Egypt's struggling tourism industry. From 7 to 12 February, the 24 year old singer will perform in both Cairo and Aswan, as well as visiting several social development project sites put into operation by the Swiss Embassy.

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