Sunset at Sinai

In Egypt, under Ptolemy II, a road was built linking Marsa Alam and Edfu and is still in use. Tourists wishing to travel on this route used to do that in convoys until the recent past, and probably still do.

Taxis needs to take prior permission from the relevant authorities before transporting tourists.

I travelled on this road from Marsa Alam to Luxor one warm evening last year.

These are some shots of the sunset viewed from the desert road running along the Sinai.

Go watch many other skies at SkyWatch Friday.


9 Responses to “Sunset at Sinai”

  1. Very beautiful photo´s and interesting post!Thank you for sharing and have a great weekend!

  2. The sun plays a huge part in making the sky really stunning and beautiful… It’s awesome when the sun rises… and also when it sets…. Superb Captures!!

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  3. What a Beautiful sunset!!
    Well Done!!

  4. not just a terrific sunset, it’s also an exotic one.

  5. that last photo is just exquisite!

  6. What an exotic place! Beautifully captured sunset.
    Reminds me of my years living in Central Asia.

  7. Oh, so beautiful! I always love the view of sunset. It’s calm and peaceful.

  8. Beautiful sunset photos. Simply breathtaking. What a great way to end the day. =)

  9. Beautiful sunset–I love the Kuwait Towers too. I’ll be back !!!! Mickie

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