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Stories and Tips Alexandria

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An Afternoon in Alexandria

Written by nofootprint on 27 Dec, 2009

Our first stop is The Mosque.The Attarine Mosque is located in the middle of this unique area, on Attarine Mosque Street. Originally a church dedicated to Saint Athanasius in 370 AD it was converted into a small mosque, which was built up and eventually became…Read More

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Alexandria and Pompeii"s Pillar

Written by nofootprint on 08 Dec, 2009

Thanks to our driver our trip which was to take 3 hours turned out to be a short 2 hours .It was a great highway , but I wouldn’t want to drive it as the rules were somewhat chaotic!!This road was once called Desert Highway…Read More

One Day in Alexandria

Written by flamingokid on 02 Dec, 2009

We cruised for 14 days on the Azamara Quest. Our last stop before arriving in Athens was Alexandria. When we were there in the 70’s we saw very few women who covered their hair and a veiled woman was unusual. That’s no longer the case.…Read More

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