Horus? She hardly knew us!

Posted on Monday 31 December 2007

After the locks we sailed towards Edfu and the Temple of Horus.

We passed many bucolic Nile river scenes.


And many feluccas


We drank lemon juice and vodka.

As the sun was getting ready to set, we reached Edfu and headed off to the Temple of Horus.

Guarded by statues of an angry looking Horus


The temple was well preserved and looked great under the lights


Deep within the temple is a chamber that holds the ceremonial barge


We left Horus and his engravings and returned to the boat for dinner, drinks and sleep.

While we slept, the boat sailed on to Kom Ombo….

2 Comments for 'Horus? She hardly knew us!'

    January 1, 2008 | 12:36 am

    Beautiful photos, as always.

    January 1, 2008 | 10:45 am

    The lighting on that last temple shot is unreal!

    Happy new year

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