Tel el Amarna


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Tel el A•mar•na

(ˈtɛl ɛl əˈmɑr nə)
n.
a village in central Egypt, on the Nile: site of ancient Egyptian city.
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We were moved and inspired by the story of the lost city of Akhetaten, currently known as Tel El Amarna. What particularly intrigued us was the journey of Akhenaten and Nefertiti in creating this city and what it stood for.
He pointed out that the last delegation arrived on Sunday morning was a Spanish one grouping 26 tourists coming from Tel El Amarna archaeological sites and will leave after that for Ashmoneen.
Tel El Amarna is an Egyptian archaeological site that represents the remains of the capital city established and built by Akhenaten in the late Eighteen Dynasty.