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The necropolis of Meroe

The necropolis of Meroe

Pyramid unequivocally that we associate with Egypt. These unique buildings, which are symbols of ancient civilizations for centuries attracted the attention of both scientists and tourists. Few, however, know that the pyramids in Africa is not only in Egypt, similar structures can be found in the Sudan, in the territory ...

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SUDAN

SUDAN

Sudan occupies 2.5 million. Km2 in the North-East Africa, in the north-east by the Red Sea. Until 1956 — Condominium Egypt and the UK. Official language — Arabic. Most of the Sudan — Darfur plateau (highest point — Mount Marr, 3088 m) and Kordofan, in the south — the spurs ...

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Hassan II Mosque

Hassan II Mosque

Incredible mosque, bears the name of King Hassan II, seems to be ready to soar off a cliff over the Atlantic, and ascend to the heights of heaven. The main attraction of Casablanca is one of the most remarkable mosques in the world. It can boast of 210-meter minaret, located ...

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Bahia Palace

Bahia Palace

In the rich and mysterious East of North Africa, in the charming Morocco one of the main pearls is the ancient Marrakech. Huge palaces, great mosques, oasis, eastern sweets, tales of Scheherazade — all Marrakech is the third largest city in the country. One of the main and most beautiful ...

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Ait-Benhaddu

Ait-Benhaddu

Once a caravanserai on the way trans-Saharan caravans, Ait-Benhaddu today is the most colorful and authentic attractions of Morocco, along with multiple Ouarzazate was captured in the works of Hollywood directors. If you only had a time to visit this modest village on the slopes of the Atlas Mountains — ...

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El Badi Palace

El Badi Palace

Marrakech is the third largest and beautiful town in the heart of Morocco, with Eastern traditions, it is very crowded, noisy, attracting tourists of bygone luxury. Lots of the sights of Marrakech are protected by UNESCO. The Medina (old town), is the huge wall of El Badi Palace, it was ...

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MOROCCO

MOROCCO

Kingdom of Morocco — one of the oldest countries in Africa, whose historical roots date back to the first Arab state formations on the territory of the Maghreb in VIII-IX centuries. In the years 1912-1956 the country was a colony of France and Spain. Currently, Morocco — an independent state, ...

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The Pyramid of Cheops

The Pyramid of Cheops

Probably will not find a man who would not know Egyptian main attraction — the pyramid of Cheops. And the tourists who visited Egypt and not visit the only surviving of the Seven Wonders of the World, except that you can count on one hand. The height of the great ...

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Karnak Temple

Karnak Temple

In Luxor there are two grand temple — Luxor and Karnak. Karnak Temple — the largest temple complex of ancient Egypt — brings together a series of buildings, more like a separate city than a temple. The dimensions of the temple — 1.5 km by 700 m. It is the ...

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Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Kings

Upon hearing the question, «The most grandiose cemetery in the world?» Domestic tourists have long chosen Egypt as a modern «All-Russian health resort» was not taken aback and replied, «Valley of the Kings.» And it will be true. For more than five centuries, the Egyptians buried their pharaohs here. The ...

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