"Abu Simbel in old paintings" Egypt Things to Do Tip by smoox

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  David Robert's impression
by smoox

This temple, again, had to be saved from the rising waters of Lake Nasser. Today it sits 60 metres above its original site (for more info see below).David Roberts saw this place covered in sand...

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  • Written Sep 2, 2002
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