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15 Must-See Attractions to Put on Your Bucket List

Lara Moses|   in  ·
January 21, 2015

If you love historic architecture, then your next vacation destination should be Egypt. With amazing ancient temples, pyramids and villages, you’ll have an eyeful to see and experience. Here are a few of the must-see ruins in Egypt.

1. Karnak Temple Complex
Made up of a mixture of decayed temples, chapels, pylons, and other buildings, the Karnak Temple Complex was built during the reign of Senusret I in the Middle Kingdom. It continued into the Ptolemaic period, although most of the extant buildings date from the New Kingdom.

2. Abu Simbel Temples
Situated on the western bank of Lake Nasser are the two massive rock temples that make up the Abu Simbel Temples. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Nubian Monuments, the twin temples were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC…


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