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Traverse of the Theban Plateau, Part Four: Reccy of El Qurn Start

Wednesday 8th February, 2017 I’m up early again and on the bike to check out the alternative ascent onto the plateau via the summit of El Qurn, a walk I have done a number of times without problems in the … Continue reading

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A Descent to the Theban Underworld

Workers’ village of Deir el-Medina, Western Thebes, Sunday 3rd February 2008   It is now around 1 pm and I have a rare experience of turning up at a site when a significant number of tourists are already there. In … Continue reading

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