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Al Jalawiyah Destination Guide

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Al Jalawiyah in the region of Al Baḩr al Aḩmar is a place located in Egypt - some 231 mi (or 371 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Al Jalawiyah is now 07:47 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Unaybis, Tunus, Tahta, Suhaj, Shatturah or Al Fayyum. While being here, you might want to check out Urban Bani Wasil, Nazlat al Haridi, Naj' Hilal, Fawjilay, Basunah and Al Maraghah as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Overland Africa - Cape Town to London - ...

03:01 min ( February 17, 2011 by Nicholas Yu)
Views: 3,322 - Rating: 5/5

Join us on our journey through 28 different countries over a period of 6 months. From South Africa to the United Kingdom. This is our entry into the Adventurists Film Festival on April 9th, 2011. Come...

(715) On the way to Aswan in Egypt (HD) ...

00:48 min ( August 31, 2011 by MIZOtheworldheritage)
Views: 13 - Rating: 0/5

It will take about 12 hours from Cairo to the Aswan by overnight train :-o It is the journey of 1000 Km !! =:-o


Egypt ist wonderful - Egipt z Alfa Star

06:43 min ( March 16, 2011 by wesolutka0)
Views: 835 - Rating: 0/5

Podróż po Egipcie od Hurghady, 5 dniowy rejs po Nilu od Luksoru do Asuanu, Kair i Giza, Kanał Sueski, Płw. Synaj Sharm El Sheikh. Najpiękniejsze miejsce na Ziemi!

Singing in Saltan Hassan

00:40 min ( January 26, 2010 by mawhaw22)
Views: 76 - Rating: 0/5

Singing from the Qur'an passage written on the walls of the mausoleum


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Interesting facts about this location

Tjebu

Tjebu or Djew-Qa is an ancient Egyptian city, located on the eastern bank of the Nile, in the modern Sohag governorate. In the Greco-Roman period, its name was Antaeopolis, and its modern name is Qaw el-Kebir. Several large terraced funerary complexes in Tjebu by officials of the 10th Nome during the Twelfth and Thirteenth Dynasties represent the peak of nonroyal funerary architecture of the Middle Kingdom. Cemeteries of different dates were also found in the area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.74, 31.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Ancient Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate

Red Monastery

The Red Monastery is a Coptic Orthodox monastery named after an Egyptian saint called Pishay (who is not to be confused with the famous Saint Pishoy). It is located near the Upper Egyptian city of Souhag, and about four Km north west of the White Monastery. The name of the monastery is derived from the color of the construction material of its outside walls, consisting of red (burnt) brick.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.74, 31.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 4th century, Christian monasteries in Egypt, Coptic Orthodox monasteries

Akhmim

Akhmim is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. Referred to by the ancient Greeks as Khemmis, Chemmis and Panopolis, it is located on the east bank of the Nile, 4 miles to the northeast of Sohag.

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Located at 26.74, 31.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate

White Monastery

The Coptic White Monastery is a Coptic Orthodox monastery named after Saint Shenouda the Archimandrite. It is located near the Upper Egyptian city of Sohag, and about four kilometers south east of the Red Monastery. The name of the monastery is derived from the color of the white limestone of its outside walls. The White Monastery is architecturally similar to the Red Monastery.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.74, 31.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 5th century, Christian monasteries in Egypt, Coptic Orthodox monasteries, Oriental Orthodox congregations established in the 5th century

El-Hawawish

El-diabat is the name given to the site of the ancient necropolis (cemetery) for the city of Akhmim in the Sohag Governorate, Egypt. The cemetery was excavated extensively by an Australian archaeological and epigraphic expedition under the auspices of the Australian Centre for Egyptology and Macquarie University and the direction of Professor Naguib Kanawati.

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Located at 26.74, 31.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Cemeteries in Egypt