"El-Arish" Egypt Things to Do Tip by imdreams

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Shady Palm-lined beaches, Mediterranean waves and the glowing colors of Bedouin crafts mark this northern sea resort town. . There is a Pharaonic fortress at El-Arish that was rebuilt by the Ottomans in 1560, Restored by Bonaparte's troops in 1799, and destroyed by British bombers during World War I. In addition you will have a rare find in the permanent exhibition of the arts and traditions of the Bedouins near the zoological gardens on the edge of town.

Address: Sinai

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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