"Visit the Philae Temple in..." Egypt Favorite Tip by davinachu

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Favorite thing: <font color=orange size=+1> Visit the Philae Temple in Aswan. In the 1960s, with the approaching completion of the High Dam, a rescue was organised by UNESCO. They removed stone by stone from Philae Temple between 1972 and 1980 and the temple was restructured 20m higher on an Island.

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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