Thoth Temple at Medinet Habu

If you are looking for the small Thoth temple also called Qasr el-Aguz this is a satellite picture from Google earth showing its location

Maps of the Nobles Tombs

Maps of the Nobles Tombs in Luxor   TT192 Kherue(Amenhotep III) TT414 Ankhhor (Psammetichus II)  TT279 Pabasa (Psamtek I) Valley of the Nobles – Gurna TT55 Ramose (Amenhotep III/Akhenaton) TT57 Khaemhet(Amenhotep III)  TT56 Userhet(Amenhotep II) TT96 Sennefer (Amenhotep II) TT100 Rekhmire (Tuthmosis II) TT69 Meena(Tuthmosis IV/Amenhotep III) TT52 Nakht(unknown but stylistically Tuthmosis IV/Amenhotep III) TT41 Amenemopet called Ipy(Ramesses III, Ramesses IV and …

Guides at Ramadan – Flats in Luxor – Making dreams come true in Egypt

We recently had a guest who wanted to see a rock. This rock. Well with the help of friends on Facebook who love research we identified where the rock was located. Wadi el Hwol, we even got the GPS of the Wadi but we didn’t know if that was the beginning, middle or end. http://www.getamap.net/maps/egypt/qina/_hol_wadiel/ https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wadi_el-Hol We got the licence …

What is new to see in Luxor?

Is there anything new to see in Luxor? Jun 2016 Well I never imagined I would edit this post so quickly but this major breaking news on the ‘new’ front. Tombs of Nefertari and Seti I in Egypt’s Luxor to reopen to visitors – Ancient Egypt – Heritage – Ahram Online: The tombs of Queen Nefertari QV66 and Seti I …

Hosting Egyptologists at Flats in Luxor

Update My brushes in action!!! Thanks Eric We have hosted a number of archaeological missions or digs at Flats in Luxor. Although you may accidentally over hear things you can NEVER saying anything unless it is published. However lots of of them write blogs whilst they are working and I recommend you read them.  The latest one to stay Dr …

A guest blog post

One of our recent guests blogged about their stay in Egypt including a glowing description of our services and flats: – Our New Life In San Ramon, Costa Rica: Egypt!: We went to Egypt at the end of January. Wow, incredible antiquities, good food, and perfect guides.   The Great Pyramid After looking at a couple of tours, one of …

Flats in Luxor Group

Guaranteed Sunshine for your Christmas break

   Flats in Luxor Group If you are looking for sunshine, history, culture and friendly people there is no better place to come than Egypt. With direct flights to Luxor from EgyptAir and charter companies you could swap the cold, grey skies of winter, for sun, al fresco eating and lazying by the swimming pool with tombs, temples and Tutankhamen …

Advice about flying and diving

Had a guest that wanted to go diving on the last day of the their holiday and I remembered there is medical advice against it and got it confirmed. Bare minimum is 12 hours – and that’s if you’ve been pootling quite shallow. If you’ve been wreck diving, then you need to leave up to 24 hours – better safe …

Mummification Museum Luxor

Mummification Museum, Luxor, Egypt The museum opened 1997 and gives today’s visitor a detailed idea about the mummification process, the Ancient Egyptian concept of judgement & the afterlife and shows us some objects associated with mummification. The word mummification is derived from Persian word (mummiya) which means bitumen and in Arabic and gives us the word mummification The visit starts …