Apr 302007
 


Jeroglíficos dentro del Templo Mortuorio de la reina Hatshepsut. Hieroglyphs inside the Mortuary Temple of queen Hatshepsut.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Dentro del templo de la polémica reina Hatshepsut, cerca de Luxor (antigua Tebas).

Inside the temple of the questionable queen Hatshepsut, near Luxor (ancient Thebes).

Apr 302007
 


Cruceros por el Nilo, frente a antiguo templo. Cruises along the Nile, in front of ancient temple.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Barcos frente al templo de Kom Ombo, dedicado al dios cocodrilo. Escena recuerda “Muerte en el Nilo” de Agatha Christie.

Boats in front the temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the crocodile god. This scene reminds us Agatha Christie’s “Death on the Nile”.

Apr 292007
 


Columnata en el Templo de Edfú, Egipto. Colonnade in the temple of Edfu, Egypt.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Detalle de columnas y techo del templo de Edfú. Este edificio se conservo extraordinariamente bien bajo las arenas, se pueden apreciar las escaleras, barcos sagrados, etc, en su interior. Muchos cruceros por el Nilo incluyen su visita.

Detail of columns and roof of the temple of Edfu. This building was incredibly well preserved by the sands, you can appreciate the stairs, holy boats and so fore inside. Many cruises along the Nile include its visit.

Apr 082007
 


Vista de la ciudad nueva de Jerusalén. View of the New City of Jerusalem.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Edificios cercanos al histórico Hotel Rey David y a la puerta de Jaffa en un lindo día. El YMCA queda cerca y cuenta con un hotel normal.

Buildings near the historic King David hotel and the Jaffa Gate on a beautiful day. The YMCA is near by and has a regular hotel.

Apr 082007
 


Vista al Hotel Rey David desde la Ciudad Vieja de Jerusalén. View of King David Hotel from the Old City of Jerusalem.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Vista del Hotel Rey David y el parque que contiene la tumba de la Familia del Rey Herodes, semejante a la que ocupó Jesús, desde la Ciudadela. Se aprecia la Ciudad Nueva hacia el oeste, donde comienza.

View to King David Hotel and the park which contains King Herod Family Tomb, similar to the one of Jesus, from de Citadel. You can appreciate the New City to the west, where it begins.

Apr 082007
 


Vista de Iglesias en la Ciudad Vieja de Jerusalén. View of churches in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Originally uploaded by javierdoren.

Vista de iglesias en la Ciudad Vieja de Jerusalén, dentro de los muros desde la Ciudadela o Torre de David (muy entretenido museo sobre la ciudad). Se puede ver la cúpula de la Iglesia del Santo Sepulcro a la izquierda. Se dice que esta iglesia fue el módelo para el Domo de la Roca.

View of churches in the Old City of Jerusalem, within the walls from the Citadel or Tower of David (interesting museum about the city). You can see the dome of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the left. It is thought this church was the model to the Dome of the Rock.