Abu Simbel

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Abu Simbel

a former village in S Egypt: site of two temples of Rameses II, which were moved to higher ground (1966--67) before the area behind the Aswan High Dam was flooded
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FROM the awesome Great Pyramid at Cairo to the splendour of the Temple of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, Egypt is much more than a tourist attraction.