Posts Tagged ‘ Luxor ’

Today is UNESCO World Heritage Day

Jun 4th, 2017 | By

Today is UNESCO World Heritage Day. Given the destruction by ISIS at Palmyra and at other Middle Eastern sites it is important to remember what we have lost and give thanks for what we still have and still have to discover.

Can Nefertiti help Egyptian tourism?

Dec 3rd, 2015 | By

Over the last couple of years, visitor numbers to Luxor have declined and Egypt has been working to reverse this trend. Finding the tomb of Nefertiti might be the answer.

Luxor on a budget

May 16th, 2012 | By

The political tremors of 2011 didn’t do much to help Egypt’s reputation as a holiday destination. However political tensions aside, Angela Torpey finds there’s lots to love about Luxor – the site of ancient Thebes. Read Angela’s article on Luxor on a budget, here