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Nile scenes

Nile scenes near Minya, Egypt

Nile scenes near Minya, Egypt

Since travelling around Minya will involve going up and down the Nile, you are adviced to find time for a stop or two. The standard of the agriculture here is among the finest in all of Egypt, with fields and gardens well-attended. With the rocks creeping in on the river, a stretch just south of the Monastery of the Virgin is well deserved a photo shot or two.

By Tore Kjeilen