Philae Temple in Aswan. Built during the Ptolemy period around 600 BC, dedicated to the goddess Isis, and moved to Philae Island during construction of the High Dam. Very well-preserved. As is the Napoleonic graffiti.
It's #worldwaterday so let's share with you an interesting fact about one of the two rivers which flowed through Ancient Athens.
Eridanos (Greek: Ηριδανός) was the small stream that flowed from a source in the foothills of the Lykabettos, through the Agora of ancient Athens in Greece to the archaeological site of the Kerameikos.
Almost since antiquity, most of the river has been covered, but nowadays you can see a small part of this ancient river in the heart of #monastiraki square next to the Metro station!
Did you know that it is
World Water Day? #worldwaterday is an annual observance day on 22 March to highlight the importance of freshwater. It is also used to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.
1 594 hours ago
A portrait on the waters edge. This young girl, along with the women in my last photo, had travelled from Bangalore on a night bus and arrived at Mahabalipurum, a temple town on the Tamil coast, at sunrise. Straight from the bus, they headed to the beach and ran around in the water with such joy as the sun came up. 🕉️ #incredibleindia#tamilnadu
The land of make believe 🌿 Today on ROAM, @darylswalker takes us to the Faroe Islands, on a journey through epic landscapes, delicious tones of greens and a sense of mystery in these unexplored lands. Check it out on ROAM today! Link in bio! ✌️ #ROAMtravels#faroeislands
@flongcob trying to show where I took my surf lessons 🤣 and me squinting like crazy as I pose with my giant board! It was a great day!
Fermin tratando de mostrar donde tomé mis clases de surf 🤣 y yo posando para una foto pero el sol estaba tan fuerte que casi no podía abrir los ojos jajajaja. Fue un día muy bueno!
#localsknow our guides get to connect with other @urbanadventures guides in other cities - many of our awesome guides are currently in Houston for the North American conference
At these conferences, we connect with our partners learn new techniques, and get to socialize in another great city
What's the coolest hotel you've ever been to? 😀
For me I think Soneva Jani might be the coolest resort I've seen! Very unique, and the fact that @discoversoneva is in the Maldives makes it even more dreamy!
Who would you bring here? 🙌