The Elected President of Egypt 2014 - Abdel Fattah El Sisi
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of nine hundred and eighty one texts discovered between 1946 and 1956 at Khirbet Qumran in the West Bank. These scrolls with the text written on it are of significant importance as they include the earliest known manuscripts that survived the age of time. These scripts were later included in the Hebrew Bible and it also holds manuscripts that held evidence of the diversity of religious beliefs of the late Second Temple Judaism. The text on the Dead Sea Scrolls is written in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek and Nabatean and date back as far as 408 BC.
The Latin translations for Via Dolorosa are “way of grief”, “way of sorrows”, “way of suffering” and “painful way”. This is a street within the Old City of Jerusalem which was the path that Jesus walked while carrying His cross on the way to the crucifixion. This road starts from the Antonia Fortress west of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and continues on for six hundred meters to the spot where Christian Pilgrims celebrate Easter. In the fifteenth century there were fifteen Stations of the Cross, but nowadays the Via Dolorosa is marked by fourteen Stations of the Cross.
Throughout the history of Coptic Christianity, the flight of the Holy Family into Egypt has played a huge role in their faith and celebrations. The Copts believe that the visit of Jesus to Egypt was a blessing to its people and they strongly believe that this visit prepared the Egyptians for the dawning of Christianity that took place forty years later due to the preaching of St. Mark.
The ancient charm of the hidden city that has captivated millions of people is transformed in a spectacle of light on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at half pas eight each of these nights. During winter time the hours are often shifted to an earlier slot. Often the very first introduction to this World Heritage Site and the magnificent Treasury that stands in its colossal form on the other side of the Siq, is through the Petra By Night experience.
On Sunday night, 2 March, the new Prime Minister of Egypt, Ibrahim Mehlib, went on live television and requested the Egyptian nation to stop demonstrations and focus on getting the country back on track. He focused his national speech on requesting the entire country to put the three years of turmoil behind them and to rather look at completing pending construction and new developments.
There are many people who are fascinated with the Dead Sea. Not only is it the lowest point on earth, but anyone, regardless of their weight, will float on the waters. These two facts, together with the therapeutic and healing elements of the salt water and mud, contributes to people visiting the Jordanian and Israeli seashores of the magnificent Dead Sea.
The Abu Simbel Sun spectacle has been occurring for more than three thousand two hundred years and even with the intervention of modern day construction, it still occurs with thousands of tourists flocking to Egypt to witness this from happening. To understand the selection of dates, the Egyptian calendar was based on three hundred and sixty five days per year, although the solar calendar was minutely different with every passing year. Seeing as the temple faces east, the sun thus shines on it twice a year.
Seven days, two hundred and fifty kilometers, one winner. The Sahara race that takes place in Jordan this year from sixteen to twenty two February is one of the toughest endurances races on the planet. Runners age range between forty two and fifty five years and each runner’s human spirit is tested when taking part of this grueling run.
Lady Egypt Tours’ Director and Sales team are currently in India attending the SATTE Travel show in New Delhi, followed by the OTM Show in Mumbai. Together with Egyptian professionals of the travel industry seeing the need to meet with Indian travel agents, as well as the latest declaration by Luxor Governor early January 2014 that more than one million Indian tourists are estimated to visit Egypt between 2014 and 2016.
The past week has seen quite a number of publications of tour companies arranging fam trips to the Red Sea in the hopes of restoring the world’s confidence in returning to Egypt as a holiday destination. It is clear that most tour operators, if not all, are clearly committed to Egypt as a destination and are keen on opening avenues for agents to explore and experience the country’s holiday hot spots for themselves.
Egypt, a country that is lost in translation during modern times, a country that has been exploited rather than being explored, a country that is being divided instead of being diversified, a country that has every single possible natural, unnatural and/or human resource known to man, has all the potential to be luxurious but sadly is being looted
As a significant part of its comprehensive plan to regain Egypt's normal tourist traffic, Egyptian ministry of tourism intend to carry out massive promotional and advertising efforts in the upcoming short time interval.
In the press conference held by Mr. Adel EL Masry: The director of the official Egyptian tourism bureau in India, to celebrate Egypt win of the best promising tourist destination award, Mr. Adel expressed his thanks and gratitude to all presence for their substantial support for the office's promotional efforts and activities in India.
If you're planning a vacation to Egypt then you're in store for an amazing trip where you'll be make memories that will last a lifetime. This is a land that is steeped in ancient marvels and cultural traditions that go back for generations, so you might experience culture shock! The first thing to take into account is that Egypt is a Muslim country. While the vast majority of Egyptians are happy to welcome tourists you should still respect their customs. This means you'll want to curtail public displays of affection or wearing revealing outfits.
One great way to relax and enjoy the tour of Egypt is by the Cairo to Luxor Nile cruise. The cruise on the river Nile to Lake Nasser is one thrill of a lifetime. On the deck of the cruise ship, you can get an amazing opportunity to witness the marvels of your life!
Egypt is the most popular and sought after destination of the world. The capital city of Egypt is very intoxicating, noisy and total chaos ensues at all times of the day. Cairo is the biggest city of Africa. It is alive and full of life with seventeen million people inhabiting it.
One of the most luscious and lovely tours are those of Egypt and Jordan. Inexplicably one can discover the romantic sides of Egypt or Jordan by its famous bath. Jordan to Egypt tours is exceptional in pleasure. On a quiet street of Amman, the capital city of Jordan, one can see seep in the warm Al Pashas Turkish Bath.
The Kebbash Road connecting Karnak Temple with Luxor temple will be re-opened for the public in March 2013
Egypt is incessantly ranking at the top for tourism each and every year. The country utterly connects the African and Asian regions across the Suez through the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt plays a pivotal part in the ideal and ancient relationships between the eastern, western African-American, European countries, Japan and the more direct Middle East for more than 5000 years, when the earliest Empire of Egypt subsisted. In addition to this, the rich land of Egypt offers the willing visitors, an assortment of flourishing international places, luxurious red Sea hotels, legendary oases and lots and lots of kilometers of ancient monuments along with the striking desert and many contemporary places. So it can be pertained that the mystifying land has much beyond the horizon!
Egypt’s exquisiteness and allure is the magnet drawing people towards this mysterious land every year. The renowned city of Luxor offers a swarm of lures. The city is exaggeratedly charming but at the same time it has an intense sun, dirt pungent streets and exasperating touts. Away from a small number of pesters; Luxor has keep count of implausible antique Egyptian sites, tombs, temples and monuments that should not be missed.
You may have speculated many times about Christmas. How it is eminent in other countries apart from United States of America. How exactly is Christmas celebrated in Egypt for example? If a person is choosing Egypt for commemorating Christmas holidays, then what can one anticipate? These are the questions dazzling our brains especially at the year end.
A luxury holiday in Egypt is nothing out of anticipation. The rich, mystifying land is a mix of medieval bazaars, historical artifacts and monuments. It has remained an epic for tourist for many years with the Pyramids of Giza being the iconic wonders of the world.
Egypt is the place that gave dawn to civilizations. This compelling location proffers fantastic visiting that any other country across the entire globe. The Egypt tours entail minarets, pyramids and River Nile. The tourists arriving in Egypt are flabbergasted by the fact that the implausible sites are merely the tip of the iceberg.
Jordan and Egypt are complementary destinations as they are close to each other. These two countries are neighbors and have a multifaceted history. They share an intricate history and travelers are startled by the extent of familiarity the two behold. Egypt and Jordan have their own landmarks; some being manmade while others are natural.
Egypt with its most stunning, colossal monuments never fails to astonish. The heat, vision and the luminosity of the Egypt deserts revitalizes one’s spirit. The breezy, turquoise waters revive the freshness. A romantic cruise along the world's longest river dazzles the senses. A gateway resort of the finest quality and class in the Red Sea Riviera is pure escapism. The mix of magic, mystery and pleasures combines to create the true pleasures of Egypt. Travel to Egypt to discover a world of wonder.