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Nile Cruise or Nile Cruise and Stay Holidays in 2016

If you are thinking of taking a Nile Cruise, or a Nile Cruise and Stay Holiday then call EgyptIan at Nile Cruises with GoCruise on 01455821770 or 08002922850. I have been on a couple of Nile cruises myself, and have good … Continue reading

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Visit the High Dam at Aswan on a Nile Cruise

The High Dam at Aswan was built between 1960 and 1970, and had reached full capacity by 1976. The dam is 3,830 metres long, 980 metres wide at the base and 40 metres wide at the top, and 111 metres … Continue reading

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Visit the Temple of Khnum at Esna on a Nile Cruise

The Temple of Khnum, the ram-headed god of the annual flood, is situated at Esna, and a visit will often, but not always, be included on a Nile cruise. Due to the accumulation of silt from the Nile since the … Continue reading

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Visit the Temples of Sobek & Horus at Kom Ombo on the Nile

Kom Ombo is the site of a double temple, and is situated at the side of the Nile between Edfu and Aswan. The temples were dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile god, and Horus the Elder, the falcon god. Sobek was … Continue reading

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Visit Queen Hatshepsut’s Temple on a Nile Cruise

The great mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut is situated at Deir el-Bahari, which is on the west bank of the Nile, and not far from the Valley of the Kings. It is one of my favourite temples to visit in … Continue reading

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Nile Cruise or Nile Cruise and Stay in 2015

For help in finding your ideal Nile Cruise or Nile Cruise and Stay in 2015, speak to Ian at Nile Cruises with GoCruise. The same applies if you can’t wait that long and want to go in 2013 or 2014. … Continue reading

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Eqypt and the Nile

Egypt and the Nile is a fascinating area of the world to visit. Thousands of years of history and buildings can be visited in the space of a week or so. The best way to see as much as possible … Continue reading

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Luxor Temples Video

There are a number of temples around Luxor, and you will visit some of them included in the price of a Nile cruise. Click here to view a short video taken by Ian from Nile Cruises with GoCruise. As well … Continue reading

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Nile Cruise Hot Air Ballon Trip

How about taking a hot air ballon trip from Luxor to the Valley of the Kings? If you would like to see what it is like click here to watch a short video. There is a good selection of boats … Continue reading

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Nile Cruises December 2014

If you would like a Nile cruise or a Nile cruise and stay holiday in December 2014, let Nile Cruises with GoCruise help find the ideal one for you. We can offer a good selection of boats ranging from a … Continue reading

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