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Meet the legend of the mummies of Guanajuato

| 19 octubre, 2019 | 0 Comments
Meet the legend of the mummies of Guanajuato

When we hear the word «mummies», our mind is transported to Egypt; however, in Mexico we are lucky to have the largest collection of mummies in the world. The Pantheon of Santa Paula is home to the dark museum that has captured the attention of tourists visiting Guanajuato and that cannot be missing in your […]

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The Valley of the Kings in Egypt

| 5 junio, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Valley of the Kings in Egypt

The Valley of the Kings is where they buried most of the pharaohs of the New Kingdom, ie the time when ancient Egypt was an empire that stretched from the eastern Mediterranean coast (the dynasties XVIII, XIX and XX). It was there where he was buried, for example Tuthmosis III, Tutankhamun and Ramesses II. At […]

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The Sahara Desert

| 28 mayo, 2013 | 2 Comments
The Sahara Desert

The Sahara Desert is the largest hot desert in the world. Exceeds 9.065 million km2, which means it has almost the same size as China. It is located in northern Africa and has more than 2.5 million years. Its name derives from the Arabic translation Sahara means «desert». The Sahara receives less than three inches […]

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The Great Temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt

| 4 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Great Temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt

Abu Simbel (Arabic: أبو سنبل or أبو سمبل) is an archaeological site comprising two massive rock temples in southern Egypt on the western bank of Lake Nasser about 290 km southwest of Aswan, near its original location . The temples are part of the Open Air Museum of Nubia and Aswan, which was declared a […]

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