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Egypt - Tourism
1/22/2022 11:03:53 PM
The famous Stefano Ricci fashion house will celebrate its golden jubilee in Luxor’s Hatshepsut Temple at Deir El-Bahary, at end of March

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/13/2022 3:08:20 PM
A German-Egyptian mission directed by Hourig Sourouzian uncovered a collection of huge limestone pieces belonging to a pair of royal sphinxes as well as the remains of walls and columns decorated with festive and ritual scenes in Luxor.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
12/28/2021 11:20:00 PM
The Covid-19 pandemic was an opportunity to set up a new brand strategy for Egypt in the light of changes in the international travel market and consumer preferences

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/4/2021 7:20:32 PM
Behind every piece of art exhibited at the ceremony marking the opening of the Avenue of Sphinxes, there were scientific studies, artistic skills, and many stories to tell.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
12/1/2021 10:53:00 AM
While tourism has been picking up in Luxor in the wake of promotional events such as the inauguration of the Avenue of the Sphinxes, it remains to be seen how it will stand up to the Omicron variant of Covid-19.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
11/30/2021 11:19:45 PM
The Avenue of the Sphinxes in Luxor ceremony that left the world mesmerised last week took more than seven months of work by hundreds of unsung heroes,

Egypt - Tourism
11/26/2021 3:47:00 PM
Our live coverage for Egypt’s historic reopening of the 2.7km-long ancient Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor has concluded.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/25/2021 11:13:51 PM
Egypt reopened on Thursday the ancient Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor in a ceremony in the same style of the Pharaohs Golden Parade that impressed the world in April.

Multimedia - In Pictures
11/25/2021 10:49:52 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/25/2021 12:30:00 PM
Luxor will be in a festive mood tonight as the city hosts a celebration intended to promote it as the world’s greatest open-air museum. The ceremony will put in the limelight Luxor’s enchanting Theban monuments, the mesmerising Nile, vibrant traditional market, and a host of other attractions.

Egypt - Tourism
11/23/2021 10:57:00 AM
As Egypt prepares to reopen the restored Avenue of Sphinxes in Luxor in a major ceremony later this week, Ahram Online provides readers with a sneak peek into the much-awaited event.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/21/2021 12:38:00 PM
Plans are afoot for Luxor to bathe in the international spotlight, and hopefully attract large numbers of tourists, as the city prepares to recreate an ancient festival with a modern twist.

Egypt - Tourism
11/18/2021 10:17:58 PM
Egypt will hold the reopening ceremony of the ancient Avenue of Sphinxes (Kebash Road) in Luxor on Thursday 25, November, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced on Thursday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
1/12/2021 11:09:19 PM
Three dozen ram-headed sphinxes and the tomb of the ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses I have been opened to visitors after restoration

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
5/2/2020 12:08:27 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
1/8/2020 11:32:08 AM
Four ancient Egyptian ram-headed sphinxes and an obelisk are on their way to decorate Cairo’s Tahrir Square

Egypt - Politics
12/31/2019 7:09:10 PM
Luxor MP Ahmed Idris has said the move violates international and domestic regulations on preserving historical antiquities

Egypt - Politics
12/27/2019 6:46:06 PM
An ancient obelisk was recently erected in the central Cairo thoroughfare

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/20/2018 2:02:25 PM
The southern axis of Karnak, which links it to the Avenue of Sphinxes, is also set to open for the first time

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/25/2017 4:49:08 PM
The medieval headstone has been partially deciphered as studies continue

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