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St Catherine Monastery - The Oldest in the World / Mt Sinai, Egypt.

St Catherine Monastery – The Oldest in the World

St Catherine Monastery is the oldest Christian monastery in the world that is continuously inhabited. It’s a living fortification and silent witness to 17 centuries of history that only few people know about. It is surrounded by rugged mountains and incredible landscapes where you can live and be at peace with whatever is around you. […]

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Steps of Repentance at Mt. Sinai.

The Steps of Repentance

You can’t miss the Steps of Repentance when you climb Mt Sinai (aka Moses Mountain). It’s a steep climb that would really make you think to repent all your sins – unless if you’re an atheist who’ll probably think it’s just another tourist scam. šŸ˜€ There are two authorized walking / climbing trails to Moses […]

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Sunrise at Mt Sinai, Egypt.

Photos: Sunrise at Mt Sinai

To experience watching the sunrise at Mt Sinai is one of thoseĀ moments you’d never forget in a longest time. The ardu ous hike that started at 2 in the morning and ended at the summit at 5, just before sunrise, was totally worth it – despite not being dressed for a chilly, biting wind. If […]

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Cathedral of the Transfiguration in Markham

This Cathedral is Thirty Years in the Making But Still Unfinished

This Cathedral of Transfiguration in Markham, Ontario is thirty years in the making but still unfinished. And nobody knows when exactly it’s going to see the light of the day when its congregants will be welcomed back again inside. The last time this Cathedral was opened to the public was in 2009 but its last […]

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