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Sound and Light Show at Philae Temple in Aswan
"At 18:00 Pm Pickup from your hotel or Nile Cruise in Aswan to Spend the evening while enjoying the Sound and Light Show at Philae Temple that takes you on a narrated journey to discover the legends of Goddess Isis & God Osiris.There is a marvels story for this temple since early century the site of Philae was flooded for six months each year.An incredible restoration program was undertaken in the 1960s and the Temple was moved stone by stone to the current location. Enjoy the spectacular lights of the multimedia presentations which vividly reveals the form and majesty of this ancient site and walk through the magnificent temple as its history is narrat"""Sound and light show in Aswan at Philae Temple. This is a private tour that includes all pickup and drop off transfers
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Aswan Sound and Light Show at Philae Temple
"After the sunset your representative will pick you up from your Nile Cruise / hotel in Aswan for a fantastic 1 hour show at Philae temple. The visit begins with a romantic motor boat ride to reach Philae Temple Island upon arrival have your camera ready for the spectacular sound and light show. Walk through the temples of Philae while listening to a detailed story of the legend of goddess Isis and god Osiris. Watch in awe as a rainbow of lights and laser projections illuminates th bringing it to stunning life.Walk through the temple of Philae atmospherically lit courts halls and colonnades as the commentary summons up the ghosts of pharaohs past and recounts the temple’s history through the ages. Discover the symbolic meanings behind the wall reliefs and admire the lights of the floodlit edifice reflected in the lappin
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Aswan Sightseeing Tour from Luxor by Road
"At 06:00am your expert guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Luxor and accompany you in a journey along the Nile River which studded with stunning architecture and varied scenes of great natural beauty. The Nile is squeezed between the rocks and a series of Isl especially when the desert crowding in on both sides of the Nile River.Arrive at Aswan to visit the unfinished obelisk in Aswan northern granite quarry. The obelisk still attached to the rock on the bottom side the project was abandoned because of the crack appeared in the granite single block. If finished it would have measured around 42m (approximately 137 feet) and would have weighed nearly 1200 tons. Proceed to visit Aswan high dam an embankment dam built across the Nile at Aswan
From $99.00

Holy Month of Ramadan Tips (8)

REMEMBER that.....

... you are either an invited guest in the Kingdom or by circumstance due to lack of opportunities, means, you were not forced directly by the host country to come here, therefore, you are subject to...
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June.b
Feb 22, 2008

the phenomenon of ramadan thobes

i find this quite astonishing when women dress up in thobes with long sleeves specially in ramadan whether they are in work, school or occasions. there are even women who buy and keep special thobes...
Manyana
Mar 09, 2007

The fasting month of eating!!!

Its the 9th month in the Islamic Calendar. In the Islamic traditions, Muslims supposed to observe the crescent to annouce the first day of Ramadan the next day; so the same thing to end fasting. In...
Manyana
Oct 19, 2006

Samoosa (or Samboosak)

This is a kind of savoury pastery that is favored for Ramadan breakfast,it`s almost impossible to find a Ramadan(Islamic month of fasting) table with out a Samoosa,either filled with minced...
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DunaKal
Oct 29, 2005

Rushing before the sunset!

It`s a custom in Jiddah to break our fasting on certain food which are:1-dates.2-glass of yogurt drink.(or any juice).3-soup.4-Samosa(dough stuffed with either cheese or minced meat and deep...
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DunaKal
Oct 07, 2005

Celebrating the Holy month of Ramadan!

When the new moon appears in the sky, announcing the begining of the month of Ramadan,the whole nation gets on the run.People rush into markets getting the needs of this holy month.We break our...
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DunaKal
Oct 07, 2005

The Night Before Eid!

I took my kids to the city center where they can experience and feel the spirit of Eid(it`s the celebrations that ends the Holy month of Ramadan).There are many vendors all over the streets...
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DunaKal
Nov 24, 2003

Welcoming the Holy month

In Ramadan,streets,shops,restuarants all get ready by decorating the place with the spirit of Ramadan.here is a picture of mall`s gate painted with symbols of the holy month!
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DunaKal
Nov 10, 2003
 
 
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The Sharbatly family is one Jeddah's best known as they have dominated the country's food industry (packaging and distribution) for many decades. This undoubtedly was their historic family house years...
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