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This 25-meter-high granite column was constructed in honor of the Emperor Diocletian in AD 297.
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Al Karah WA at Toubageyah WA Kafr Al Ghates, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Not a lot to see, a lot of stairs to access the site a bridge and to come back not really a road you have to walk on a trail. The lonely Pillar
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Pleasant walk and interesting to see and learn about. Stay on the pathways, as suggested. the path through the center is rather rugged and steep.
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This site is a marvel and wonder on what may of stood here and how they managed to engineer its construction but unfortunately there is very little to see, as most of the monument was destroyed in ancient times....leaving two sphinx sculptures.and the magnificent 30m column. At
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We came early morning. Nothing like other Egyptian sites but there is amalgamation of Greek o Egyptian architecture. There is a underground alleys ( possibly storing books).
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This attraction was ok but not really up to the standard of others. There is no atmosphere of history and not much to see.
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