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Luxor has the most amazing temples and tombs in Egypt


Luxor Temple at night

Sun Jul 16, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Karnak temple entrance with tall column

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Unfinished column & sphinxes

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of the sphinxes

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


The roof over the colonnade hall

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Statues and carved walls

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


A statue and giant obelisk

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Sunlit columns

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Color remains on the columns, roof, and window

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of some colored carvings

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


More colored capitals

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Carved marble original floor

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


The huge obelisk with the broken one in front

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Lotus or papyrus obelisk

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Colored wall carvings in the temple

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Perspective of the ruins with the obelisk

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Us in front of the broken obelisk

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Us in front of a carved column

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Us amid huge columns

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Looking down the main drag of the Karnak Temple

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


Us in front of the entryway

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt


The Luxor temple

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Statues in the main courtyard

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Ramses II statues

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of Ramses II statue

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Courtyard of fluted colums

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Mosque built inside the Luxor Temple

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


The entryway with Ramses statues

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Avenue of sphinxes

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Tom with a sphinx

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor Temple, Luxor, Egypt


Sunset over the Nile

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Luxor, Egypt


The Valley of Kings

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Valley of Kings, Luxor, Egypt


Tomb of Ramses VI

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Hallway of tomb

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of colorful wall

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Hieroglyphics cover the walls

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Jackals on the wall

Mon Jul 17, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


More colorful stories on the wall

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Another wall scene

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Hallway of Ramses VI tomb

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Ceiling showing the goddess Nut

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Another ceiling

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Sarcophagus room wall

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Wall scene in the tomb room

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Us in the tomb room

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Louisa outside in front of Merenbtah's tomb

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Merenbtah, Luxor, Egypt


Inside Merenbtah's tomb, a wall scene

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Merenbtah, Luxor, Egypt


Osiris wall scene and hallway

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Merenbtah, Luxor, Egypt


The false sarcophagus

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Merenbtah, Luxor, Egypt


Louisa under the sarcophagus

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Merenbtah, Luxor, Egypt


Tom in front of King Tut's tomb

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of King Tut, Luxor, Egypt


Ramses IV tomb room ceiling

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Louisa in front of the sarcophagus

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Tomb of Ramses IV, Luxor, Egypt


Are we in Disneyworld?

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Valley of Kings, Luxor, Egypt


Running the gauntlet at Queen Hetchepsut's temple

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


Tombs near Hetchepsut's temple

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


The Temple of Queen Hetchepsut

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of the terraces

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


A vulture on the wall with rare green pigment

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


The falcon is also green

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


Closeup of a decorated tomb door

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


A jigsaw puzzle extraordinaire

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Temple of Queen Hetchepsut, Luxor, Egypt


Artist colony at Deir el Medina

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Deir el Medina, near Luxor, Egypt


The Colossi of Memnon

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Colossi of Memnon, near Luxor, Egypt


A Colossal with the valley in the distance

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Colossi of Memnon, near Luxor, Egypt


West bank view of the Valley of Kings

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Colossi of Memnon, near Luxor, Egypt


Us with the Colossi of Memnon

Tue Jul 18, 2000
Colossi of Memnon, near Luxor, Egypt

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