richardph65's Luxor, Egypt
11 Reviews |
Avenue of Sphinxes
between the Karnak and Luxor temples
The avenue is partially restored, at both (Karnak and Luxor) ends. The intervening stretch has been ...
Tomb of Sennedjem
the artisans village
Walls adorned with lovely and very well preserved paintings of life and death as it affected lesser ...
Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
So impressive, and lots of excellent detail, such as the carved heads of the Somalis in the section ...
Valley of the Nobles
West Bank near Ramesseum
Not so magnificent as the Kings' tombs, but probably better presrved colours, and a bit more variety...
Center Corniche Ave
Marvellous collection of statuary, carvings, hieroglyphs, tomb artefacts, and two mummified kings ab...
Valley of the Kings
Fascinating insight into the ancient Egyptian way of death. Went into several tombs, and was amazed ...
Corniche El Nil St. Luxor
Smaller than Karnak, but easier to get your head round. Still lots to see. Very impressive carvings,...
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina)
Most interesting from a social history angle - where the builders and decorators of the tombs and th...
Temple of Medinat Habu
Lots of history, particularly about Ramses II, magnificent carved columns and sculptures, lots still...
Temple of Karnak
The massive columns, all beautifully carved, the obelisks, the whole scale of the place. Also went i...
Maritim Jolie Ville Kings Island Luxor
Awameya Road, Kings Island
We stayed for a week in May 2013. The hotel is self-contained on a beautiful island in the Nile. Mos...