"KARNAK TEMPLEThe main..." Egypt Favorite Tip by SirRichard
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Favorite thing: <BR><font color=red size=+1>KARNAK TEMPLE</font><BR>
The main atraction in Luxor.<BR>
This temple was dedicated to the god Amon. It's located in a vast religious area (1.5 km by 800m) with constructions of several periods: it is thought that the additions, repairings, demolitions, and amplifications occured during a period of 1500 years, the oldest belonging to XVIII century bC. Its main entrance alley is famous for it is long and lined with interesting sculptures of sheep sphinxs.
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