Step Pyramid of Djoser
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I have to say, the timing of the decision is terrible.
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/09/world/middleeast/egypt-coronavirus-tourism.ht... (potentially behind a paywall)
The contrasting scenes in Luxor in recent days illustrated the country’s precarious balancing act in the face of the outbreak: Even as doctors administered tests on Monday, they did not want to get in the way of anyone’s vacation.(...)
But already, Luxor has become a hub for transmitting the coronavirus to other countries.
In the past week or so, at least 29 tourists who visited Egypt in February tested positive after returning home. The infected tourists are mostly American and French, and several of them traveled on the A Sara, the Nile cruiser now quarantined at Luxor.
The reopening of an ancient pyramid to the public during is interesting. It might be too interesting during this pandemic.