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i have read about this while in school and was good to finally be there in person. In the middle of a bazaar and a bit run down but worth a visit. Be prepared with good climbing shoes and carry a good camera.
Poor town with rich past and an ugly present: the contrasts of civilisations and their reminders is Always there in Alexandria. Why is this town degenerated as it is today? where is the former glory? Things to think about for the local tourist office: the...More
Our guide was not particularly enthused about these ruins, so we were very pleasantly surprised. As you circle the hill, note that there are two small rooms underground, as well, that should be visited. Take a flashlight. Actually, take a flashlight to many of the...More
These ruins were discovered by accident. Surrounded by modern high rise buildings, the effect is a bit lacking, but the columns and statues are no less magnificent. I wandered around the area for over an hour on a day with occasional mist, exploring the remains...More