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Unique places of interest in Egypt

Qattara Depression

From the series “Amazing Land Areas Below the Sea Level”
One of the deepest lowlands of the earth can be found in Egypt, among the desolate landscapes of the Libyan desert. Here is the Qattara Valley, which is one of the deepest lowlands of the African continent. After a series of researches, the scientists have found that the sink was never populated. Today only the nomadic cattle breeders can be found in this remarkable place. Qattara is one of the few waterless valleys on Earth. The north and west edges of the valley are framed by the beautiful limestone mountains, whose height reaches 100 meters.

The extreme drought on the bottom of the valley prevents the formation of the water basins. In the year, precipitation does not exceed 55 mm. In the summer, the average daily temperature on the sinker criterion is about 36 degrees. Still a … Read all

Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

From the series “The Oldest Surviving Monuments on Earth”
The unique temple of Hatshepsut Queen, located in the district of Deir el-Bahari, is one of the oldest architectural monuments in the world. According to the historical data, construction work was completed in 1473 BC. The author of the project remains unknown, but his strange talent is simply amazing. The huge temple is supported by the numerous columns, the complex looks incredibly harmonious.

The temple structure contains three huge terraces, which are connected to each other by stairs and ramps. In particular, one must also mention the drawings carved on the walls - an illustration of ancient myths and legends. On the walls of the temple there is also a drawing illustrating the myths about the divine birth of the Queen of Hatshepsut. Remarkable that even after the death of Queen … Read all
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Traditions in Egypt

Cairo
Strict moral and ethical standards are one of the main national features that are definitely worth mentioning while describing Cairo. Many of the local traditions may seem rather strange to foreign visitors, but travellers should not forget to respect the national culture and comply with all the rules. For instance, women cannot appear in the streets without a male. Here such behavior will be considered disgraceful. Travellers should not forget to select clothes properly before going for a walk … Read more
Sharm el-Sheikh
Sharm El Sheikh is a popular resort with the unique culture. Travelers should definitely take a stroll through its busy city streets, visit local markets and try the local food to experience all the subtleties of the national tempo. Usual walk around the city can be a memorable experience; attentive travelers would feel that they were traveling to different countries. The fact is that Sharm El Sheikh has a lot of original districts featuring their own specific atmosphere. The picturesque Soho … Read more
Hurghada
Going on vacation in Hurghada, it would be wise to get familiar with intricacies of the local culture. Travelers should pay special attention to the fact that certain aspects of behavior are different from those in a number of European countries. Paying the seller at the market or in the store, it’s worth to thank only after you have taken the change. If you say ‘thank you,’ before change appears, it will be treated as a desire to leave a tip, so the seller won’t give away the change. It … Read more
Alexandria
There is a city in Egypt, which is not like others. This is Alexandria, the northern capital of Egypt. Why the capital? Because, firstly, it is the second largest city in the country, and secondly, it actually was the capital of Egypt for several centuries. In the ancient period, Alexandria was highly developed and soon turned into one of the largest cities in the Mediterranean. Many Greek philosophers, mathematicians, writers, and poets lived here. Nowadays, Alexandria is a famous sea resort in … Read more
Sinai
While communicating with Egyptians, remember that the vast majority of them are Muslims. So they have to adhere to certain standards of behaviour. Moreover, tourists should also behave decently. For example, it is prohibited here to drink alcohol outside the bars, cafes, houses or hotels. Locals won’t appreciate if someone is walking on the streets with a bottle of strong drink. It can even lead to arrest. Nudism is prohibited by law here, don’t try to get a perfect tan without a bikini in … Read more

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