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Lake Nasser Cairo Esna to Aswan Aswan Karnak and Luxor

January 2005 trip to Egypt.

Valley of the Kings, and the Nile from Luxor down to Esna

 

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Sunrise over the Valley of the Kings
Sunrise over the Valley of the Kings
One of the Tourist trains at the Valley of the Kings
Painted tomb roof at the Valley of the Kings
Tomb at the Valley of the Kings
King's "Solar Boat" to the afterlife

 

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The temple of Queen Hatshepsut
The temple of Queen Hatshepsut
The one remaining image of Queen Hatshepsut
Notice describing the Valley of the Kings
The Colossi of Memnon
Valley of the Kings seen from Luxor

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Luxor waterfront
Harvesting the sugar cane
Harvesting the sugar cane
The ship's reception area
The ship's reception area
The ship's sun-deck and pool

 

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Ships queuing for Esna Lock
Floating salesmen at Esna
Floating salesmen at Esna
A ship descends Esna Lock around dawn
A ship emerges from Esna Lock around dawn
Dawn at Esna Lock

 

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Following another ship into Esna Lock
Rope-working in Esna Lock
Looking back as we ascend Esna Lock
The swing bridge across the old (English) lock
Procession of ships through the swing bridge
The old (English) lock chamber

 

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Broken handrail where the fender was ripped off
The weir and sluices at the old lock
Road over the weir and sluices at the old lock
Houses at Esna
Transport at Esna
Houses at Esna

There are plenty more pictures for you to look at .

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Lake Nasser Cairo Esna to Aswan Aswan Karnak and Luxor
Go to Allan's Page Egypt Page 1 (Lake Nasser) Egypt Page 2 (the Nile) Next page of pictures Go to Deb's Page

 

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