“But the temples are all the same! Aren’t they?”
Wondering what else to visit in Luxor and puzzled about the various temples. Jane Akshar unlocks the mysteries of Luxor’s Ancient Egyptian temples.
In simple, easy to understand language she shows you how to understand, appreciate and even love these historic places Giving full details of the historical background, the purpose of a temple, cult versus mortuary and structure of the temple complex.
She then delves into the very personality of three very different but related pharaohs the pious grandfather Seti, the father Ramses the Great and the son Merenptah who is linked with the Exodus. Get deep down and personal with the three greats of Egypt’s 19th Dynasty.
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Flats in Luxor has several buildings, this is our building at Al Gezera. Situated on the west bank of Luxor on the edge of the village slightly set bank from the main road.
Chill with a shisha in our garden.
The only apartment block with a swimming pool to relax around.
There is a large lounge and fully equipped kitchen.
The balconies have lovely views of the Theban Hills, valley of Kings, temple of Hatshepsut and from the roof Luxor temple.
There are three double bedrooms and two bathrooms so ideal for a family or group. But we welcome couples as well.