Tag Archives: Western Valley of the Kings

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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Traverse of the Theban Plateau, Part Three: Reccy of Western Valley Start

After route-finding difficulties on the 2015 expedition I decide to try out an ascent to the plateau via the Western Valley adjunct of the Valley of the Kings. Tuesday 7th February, 2017 I am up at dawn to cycle to … Continue reading

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In the Footsteps of Gods and Kings (4)

[Voice recording made 31st January 2008]

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