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World Music Day marked in Egypt

Xinhua 22 Jun 2021
... shows ancient clappers at an exhibition in Cairo, Egypt.
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This Day in History (June 14)

Kayhan 13 Jun 2021
From 1892 to 1897, he was assigned to Egypt, where he saved the temple of Kom Ombo from destruction; set up the museum of Greco-Roman antiquities at Alexandria; undertook publication of a general catalogue of the monuments and inscriptions of ancient Egypt; and, laid the cornerstone for the Cairo Museum of Ancient Egyptian Antiquities.
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Feature: Egypt's iconic puppet theater takes kids on journey through Pharaonic times

China.dot.org 11 Jun 2021
CAIRO, June 11 (Xinhua) -- In a dark atmosphere backstage with dim bluish light in the background, shapes of the Sphinx and the three Great Pyramids of Egypt were put in place as the setting, while marionettists were preparing their colorful string puppets, including many in ancient Egyptian costumes.
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GLLV chamber to offer special Egyptian excursion

Gettysburg Times 11 Jun 2021
The Greater Latrobe-Laurel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce (GLLV) is teaming up with Indus Travels to offer a special nine-day, seven-night excursion to Egypt in October 2022. Scheduled from Oct. 4-13, 2022, the ‘Discover Egypt’ trip will begin in Cairo, before travelers embark to the ancient city of Luxor ... × This page requires Javascript.
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In pics: 10 hot-air balloon trips launched in Luxor annually

Egypt Today 10 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 10 June 2021. Hot-air balloon rides flying over the ancient wonders of Luxor are the tourists' favorite, as they get a chance to explore the city's spectacular landscape and famous landmarks ... an open museum for housing many ancient Egyptian temples and tombs.
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In pics: 10K hot-air balloon trips launched in Luxor annually

Egypt Today 10 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 10 June 2021. Hot-air balloon rides flying over the ancient wonders of Luxor are the tourists' favorite, as they get a chance to explore the city's spectacular landscape and famous landmarks ... an open museum for housing many ancient Egyptian temples and tombs.
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Were ancient Olympic events any different from those of modern times?

Egypt Today 08 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 8 June 2021. It is known that the ancient Olympic Games were a series of sports competitions conducted by representatives of the cities of ancient Greece, and held in honor of the god Zeus ... The ancient Olympic Games were performed within the framework of commercial activity ... The ancient Olympians trained themselves.
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This Day in History (June 3)

Kayhan 02 Jun 2021
From 1892 to 1897, he was assigned to Egypt, where he saved the temple of Kom Ombo from destruction; set up the museum of Greco-Roman antiquities at Alexandria; undertook publication of a general catalogue of the monuments and inscriptions of ancient Egypt; and laid the cornerstone for the Cairo Museum of Ancient Egyptian Antiquities.
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Ancient Egyptian fresco of geese sparks scientific study

Egypt Today 01 Jun 2021
CAIRO – 1 June 2021. When ancient Egyptian artists painted strange but vibrant geese on the side of a tomb 4,600 years ago, they never expected that they would become the subject of a rigorous modern scientific study ... Ancient Egypt".
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Egypt bets on archeological finds to revive tourism after pandemic

The Arab Weekly 31 May 2021
CAIRO — Workers dig and ferry wheelbarrows laden with sand to open a new shaft at a bustling archaeological site outside of Cairo, while a handful of Egyptian archaeologists supervise from garden chairs ... Officials are betting that the new ancient discoveries will set it apart on the mid- and post-pandemic tourism market.
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Cairo Opera House wows audience with Verdi's world-famous opera Aida

Beijing News 31 May 2021
CAIRO, May 30 (Xinhua) -- The entrance of the Cairo Opera House was decorated like a passage to a shining ancient Egyptian temple, which leads to the open-air Fountain Theatre that staged Egypt's world-renowned opera Aida written by Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi.
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Ticket prices for Egypt's Baron Empain Palace, Panorama Area affordable to all

Egypt Today 31 May 2021
CAIRO – 31 May 2021. Baron Empain Palace is one of the historical palaces in Egypt. It is located in the heart of one of the most prestigious areas in Cairo, Heliopolis.  .  .  .  . Since its reopening in 2020, many visitors flocked to the ancient architectural masterpiece ... .
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Ticket prices for Baron Empain Palace, Panorama Area affordable to all

Egypt Today 31 May 2021
CAIRO – 31 May 2021 ... It is located in the heart of one of the most prestigious areas in Cairo, Heliopolis.  .  .  . Since its reopening in 2020, many visitors flocked to the ancient architectural masterpiece.  .  .   ...  .  .   ...   ... .
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Egypt Bets on Ancient Finds to Pull Tourism Out of Pandemic

The National Herald 30 May 2021
CAIRO — Workers dig and ferry wheelbarrows laden with sand to open a new shaft at a bustling archaeological site outside of Cairo, while a handful of Egyptian archaeologists supervise from garden chairs ... Officials are betting that the new ancient discoveries will set it apart on the mid- and post-pandemic tourism market.
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