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Address: Borg El Arab, Egypt
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Early Christian city and monastery built around the tomb of the martyr...

Early Christian city and monastery built around the tomb of the martyr Menas.

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Egypt's Most Vulnerable UNESCO Site

What was once one of the world's most important pilgrimage cities is now a site that still inspires history lovers and devout believers. The site of Abu Mena -as vulenrable as it... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2011
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2011

What was once one of the world's most important pilgrimage cities is now a site that still inspires history lovers and devout believers. The site of Abu Mena -as vulenrable as it is- is an extraordinary place with a huge basilica (as evidenced by the remaining structures and the scattered columns) and the ruins of an entire city (houses, streets,... More 

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