Sited of the banks of the Nile roughly 650 kilometres (400 miles) south of Cairo, Luxor is one of Egypt's most popular tourist destinations and the base for several important archaelogical sites - the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Luxor. Thebes, the ancient Egyptian capital, was located on the West bank of the river Nile.
Van de Luxor Reisgids
Toen we spraken over Las Vegas, was het meteen uitgemaakte zaak dat we zouden overnachten in het Luxor-hotel. Het is dan ook (volgens de boekskes) een must-see als je in Las Vegas ronddwaalt. Toen we ...
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Valley of the Kings
After the long ride here on a very slow and painful train ride I finally arrived in Luxor, home to the temple of Luxor, Karnak and the Valley of the Kings. As far as antiquities go it is hard to argue that Luxor didn’t win the jackpot, this was however the site of the famous ancient city of Thebes. Sadly ...
Posted in Trav vs. The World by rhinoc