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People visit the Great Temple of Ramses II to watch the sun illuminate its dark inner cham...

Hypostyle hall of the memorial temple of Ramesses II (1279-1213 BC), 19th Dynasty. Luxor, Egypt

Twin Temples - built by Ramsses II in 1264 BC in the southern province of Nubia, Egypt. Over the centuries they were completely covered by sand. They were rediscovered in 1813 by a boy named Abu Simbel, who led a British archeologist to them.

from On the Luce travel blog

A first-timer's guide to Petra, Jordan

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Children playing on the banks of the Nile, EGYPT (by LeoKoolhoven on Flickr)