Tag Archives: Alexandria

Textures inside Quaitbay Citadel: Tuesdays of Texture

Inside Quaitbay Citadel wood and stone and mud bricks give rise to interesting textures.

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Canons in Alexandria: Tuedsdays of Texture

Fort Quaitbay situated on the edge of the Mediterranean  at Alexandria dates from the 15th century and has been an important strategic stronghold over the years. The canons however are not quite that old and date back to the reign … Continue reading

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5 Words in Egypt: Pick a word yr 3: Thursday’s Special

Every month Paula gives us 5 words for us to choose one or all to demonstrate by photo. The words this month are palatial, spurting, cerulean, radiating, comic.  This palatial building found in Alexandria  was King Farouk’s summer palace, Al-Haramik Palace, although it was built … Continue reading

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Alexandria, Egypt: Wordless Wednesday

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